Michele is responsible for the Innovation Center and for supporting the current CEO with running Excel4apps. Michele previously co-founded Excel4apps and then led the growth of the company as the CEO for the next 10-plus years until April 2016. His role at the Innovation Center is to identify the best available technologies and integrate them into innovative products and solutions for customers and the company.
Prior to starting Excel4apps, Michele was a Divisional Director at KPMG Consulting and later EOH. He was previously involved in many successful Oracle ERP implementations and also part of the team that was rated as Oracle’s top implementation partner in South Africa for five consecutive years.
Michele studied Accountancy, Business Information Systems and Commercial Law at Rhodes University and was qualified as a Chartered Accountant. He is currently an active student of Gazelles, which is aimed at growing leaders and growing companies. Michele is passionate about optimizing business processes through technology and the creation of easy-to-use, highly-valued software products.
For fun and fitness, Michele fuels his need for speed by competing in both road and mountain bike cycling events in Australia and New Zealand.