Michael Holgate is a Partner with Baird Capital. Based in London, he focuses on sourcing investment opportunities, deal execution and portfolio management in the Technology & Services sectors. Michael has spent time working across Baird Capital’s London and Chicago offices and has completed transactions in the U.K., U.S. and Asia. Prior to joining Baird Capital, Michael spent five years working in financial due diligence and corporate finance. Michael is a Chartered Accountant and has a First Class Masters in chemistry. Michael is currently actively involved with Baird Capital’s investments in Aura, Blue Matter, Crisp and Vega. Previous transactions include Hopebridge, Merge and Prescient.