Mike Willis is an Operating Principal and founding member of Virgin Green Fund. Mike has worked in operational roles for certain of the fund's portfolio companies, including Gevo Inc., where he is currently CFO. Previously Mike worked with Virgin Management Limited in London in corporate development assisting several of the Virgin Group’s portfolio businesses internationally with strategy and corporate finance transactions.
Mike has also worked previously in private equity and investment banking in the United States and Canada focusing on mid-market transactions in a variety of sectors including technology, consumer products and retail. Mike holds an M.B.A. from INSEAD in France and a BCom from Queen’s University in Canada.