Michael is CEO of the UK Wealth Management business at Deutsche Bank, based at the Zig Zag building in London Victoria district. He was Chief Executive of Coutts & Co between 2009 and 2016 and was Chairman of RBS International from 2010 to 2017.

A career banker, he was formerly Head of International Private Banking at Barclays Wealth and CEO of Barclays Switzerland. He spent eight years with Merrill Lynch, becoming Managing Director and Director of Private Wealth Services for Europe and the Middle East.

In relation to mental health, he was formerly a Director of The Forces in Mind Trust. Forces in Mind aids the readjustment of Armed Forces Personnel to Civilian Life.