Mike Willis is a founding member of Virgin Green Fund. Mike has been involved in the fund’s investment activities (Gevo, DuraTherm, GreenRoad), and has worked in operational roles for certain of the fund’s portfolio companies, including Gevo, where he is currently EVP of Corporate Development and Strategy, and DuraTherm, where he previously served as CFO. Mike also serves on the board of Wildcat Discovery Technologies
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.