Michael is one of the world’s foremost EPM experts with more than 25 years in design and architecture. In 2006 Michael set out to design and create a new solution from the ground up that leveraged technology innovation. This vision became the Anaplan cloud platform for business users - enabling them to design, build, maintain & manage their own applications - without any IT support. Prior to Anaplan, Michael was the lead architect in the design of the analyst modeling tool, which became the leading multi-dimensional modeling tool of the 1990’s until acquired by Cognos. Michael holds Mathematics degree and a MSc in Computation from Oxford University.