Michael is General Partner and CEO of Chen & Associates. He serves as the Senior Advisor to the President of Grace Farms Foundation and as Chairman of the CEO Forum Company. Previously, Michael served as the President and CEO of GE’s media financing business, President of NBC News’ Strategic Initiatives Group, and board member for The Weather Channel. He also spent 10 years as a Senior Vice President of North America for GE Capital Aviation Services and founded the Peacock Equity Fund. Michael received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Rochester and a master’s in business administration in finance from the Johnson School at Cornell University, where he is also an Emeritus Advisory Board Member.
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