Michel started his professional career in chemistry laboratories as part of an innovative team who developed rechargeable batteries. Later he worked on the development of electronic ink. After completion of the development phase, he managed the production department of electronic ink. Upon turning 40, Michel decided to change his professional direction and retrain in software testing and QA. He received professional certification from the American SQA and started working at Qualitest as a junior tester. Michel specialized in successful web billing projects and was test manager for several leading companies. He set up a testing team in the US while studying Industrial Engineering and Management. As an SVP of Professional Services in Qualitest, Michel managed several large QA projects: MTS (Management Test Services) for strategic security customers, banking and insurance companies and innovative start-ups. He also provides consulting for companies who are interested in establishing test systems.
Michel loves to travel around the world. He also enjoys photographing in exotic and unusual countries. Michel taught himself to play the musical keyboard and has played for many years.