Michael is a senior executive, widely recognized as an innovator and experienced in leading strategic transformational change and delivering sustainable business and P&L growth in both Fortune 100 companies and start-up ventures. He is a strategic leader and team builder with exceptional communication and coaching skills. Michael’s leadership acumen has proved invaluable to clients over his time with The Poirier Group.
Michael brings over 30 years of experience across several industries, including executive leadership roles in business & product development, sales & marketing, and IT. This combination of technical and business acumen allows him to influence the full spectrum of an organization. It has also served him well throughout his dynamic career in roles as the CEO of Knowledge First Financial, Golden Horseshoe Aviation, and Canadian Pro Drivers, making him highly respected for his ability to innovate at every level of an organization.
Michael’s educational background includes an Honours Bachelor of Computer Science and a MBA from the prestigious Schulich School of Business.