Michael Brewe serves as Women Win's Operations Director and oversees finance, HR, IT and facilities. He joined Women Win in 2011 as Finance Manager. With more than 25 years of experience in international business, Michael has worked in a wide range of industries, including telecommunications, entertainment, hospitality, retail and non-profit. Prior to joining Women Win, he worked as a senior manager in finance with Verizon Communications for 10 years in Europe, the Middle East and Africa in network planning, engineering & operations.
Michael also has spent many years working in the private sector as an accomplished entrepreneur with a strong background in small business start-ups, retail operations, entertainment companies, online businesses and commercial real estate ventures. He holds a degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin, is a certified Master Practitioner of NLP / Life Coaching and a certified instructor in 14 different areas of disaster management for the American Red Cross. He has lived in Europe for the past 14 years and is originally from Chicago area of the United States.
Michael enjoys living his “life to the fullest!” For him, this means challenging all aspects of his personal and professional life on a daily basis. While an active participant in adventure sports, he also finds inner peace through Ashtanga yoga and daily meditation. Michael believes that a well connected body, mind and spirit empower us to do great things!