Michael is an independent consultant focusing on European challenges, in bringing successful ideas into working software, that makes a difference. A hardware engineer from the begining, that quickly shifted into software development and then landed in the quest of making development teams do amazing things together. Azure Advisor member, MEET alumni, speaker at numerous events (DevSum, EPiServer, TechDays, TechEd, Oredev, Developer Summit and more), Agile Coach (SM, PSD, PSM), trainer, lecturer and evangelist. He has over 25 years experience in assisting companies with SOLID web development, agile processes, testing methodologies and deployment strategies using TFS/VSTS. An avid Hackathon-fan that loves supporting the young start-up community!