Resident Director, UAE
Michael is an Architect with 30 years' experience working on wide range of projects in Europe and the Middle East. Since his arrival in UAE 2010, Michael has applied his extensive experience in the delivery of major projects in Europe to the Middle East environment. His experience spans multiple sectors, Hospitality, Healthcare, Retail, Commercial and Residential.
Throughout his career, as a talented organiser and team-builder, he has successfully applied his management skills and industry knowledge to building and motivating teams focused on excellence, professionalism and a ‘Client Comes First’ ethos.
Michael founded SSH's Dubai practice in 2015 and is responsible for overseeing all aspects of business development, client management, is responsible in bidding, negotiation, and management of all contracts. Aided by his fluency in German and English, and his profound understanding of the construction market in the Gulf region, he provides a key interface with our Middle Eastern clients, who can draw on this considerable experience.
Michael graduated from Dublin's University College in 1993 with a Bachelor of Architecture Degree and is a member in Royal Institute of Architects of Ireland (RIAI).