Michel graduated in Paris with a degree in Economics. He began his career in France working for large companies including IBM and subsequently participated in projects for the development of the ICT sectors in Reunion Island with Semprotel. In 1998, he founded Card Business Systems Ltd and Expand Technology Ltd in Mauritius. Another milestone added to his growing career graph when he as well his self-owned company, Expand Technology (Holding Ltd), was prestigiously acclaimed as one of the winners of the Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship, 2011 edition. As part of his commitment to Entrepreneurship, Michel is also the founder and president of the CCIFM (Chambre de Commerce et D’industrie France Maurice).