Michael Kienzl is a member of the Corporate/M&A team and specialises in cross-border transactions. He has expertise in a wide range of industry sectors including financial institutions and TMT. Before joining Wolf Theiss, Michael built a 15 year long career in the financial sector as an investment banker and asset manager. He gained experience at several international investment banks in product development and trading, most recently as director of a Luxembourg SICAV-FIS. Being affiliated with the US stock exchanges, he has extensive knowledge of capital market products and has also set up, managed and successfully sold an international holding company in the field of commercial real estate. Michael has studied in New York and holds degrees in engineering in aviation technology, economics and law. Additionally, he also holds an MBA degree from the Institute of Management.