Michael Johnson joined Skyway in 2019 as a Managing Director on the Corporate Advisory & Investment Banking team. As an integral member of the team, Michael partners with companies and investors to navigate through various transactions such as M&A, private placements of debt and equity, advisory assignments and business valuations.
Michael has fifteen years of extensive experience in M&A consulting and corporate investment advisement. Prior to joining Skyway, Michael served as Managing Director at another boutique investment bank. Before that, Michael served as an investment consultant at a Fortune 500 firm. As a lead advisor and relationship manager, he provided financial oversight and corporate advice for a variety of domestic and international companies.
Michael earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and completed graduate work at DePaul University in Chicago. He holds his Series 6, 63, 65 and 79 licenses with the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) as well as the Accredited Investment Fiduciary® designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies and is ASPPA Retirement Plan Fundamental certified.
Michael is actively involved in his profession and his community, serving on boards and committees of his church and several non-profit organizations. Many of which focus on improving the lives of children in foster care, a cause for which he and his wife both share a passion. He is also actively involved in several key roles with the Society of International Business Fellows (SIBF) and the Association of Corporate Growth (ACG) and works to support the entrepreneurial ecosystem in Florida and beyond.