Swedish-born Michael has been involved in the steel and scrap trading industry throughout his career, starting off with Stena Metal Trading in Sweden 1980.
Michael has managed companies in Europe, the USA, South America and Asia and held multiple board memberships across the steel industry.
In 1988, he became Managing Director of international steel trading company Novosteel SA before becoming the sole owner from 2000 until 2007. More recently, he was Managing Director and Executive Director for Nucor Trading SA.
Michael served as Chief Executive of Liberty Steel USA from 2018 to 2020.