As Chief People Officer, Michael is responsible for all aspects of HR and Organizational Development at Mozilla Corporation.
Michael joins Mozilla with two decades of experience leading HR teams at Pinterest, Google and Pepsico.
At Pinterest Michael was responsible for hiring the first seasoned Diversity and Inclusion lead and working together to increase the percentage of employees in technology roles with diverse backgrounds from one percent to nine percent in one year.
At Google he led HR for the Europe/Middle East/Africa region for four years based in Zurich, Switzerland. There he also led the HR team supporting 10,000 employees for Search, Android, Chrome, and Google+. Earlier in his career Michael also held a number of senior HR leadership at Microsoft, Merck and AlliedSignal.