Michael Massad joined Elsewhere Partners in 2017 as a Venture Fellow while completing his MBA at the University of Texas, during which time he also interned at Microsoft as a Product Marketing Manager. Prior to business school, Michael was an Associate at Stonelake Capital Partners, a real estate private equity fund. Michael’s primary responsibilities included investment sourcing, due diligence, and value creation across the portfolio’s investments located in Dallas, Austin, and Houston.
Michael received his BA in Economics, cum laude, from Wake Forest University and his MBA, with honors, from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Outside of the office, Michael enjoys cooking new recipes for friends and exploring Austin’s live music scene. Michael also serves on the planning committee for Lemonade Day Austin, a community program that teaches today’s youth how to become tomorrow’s entrepreneurs through running a lemonade stand.