Prior to co-founding Mandl & Co., Mike served as Emory’s Executive Vice President and enterprise-wide Chief Business Officer, overseeing the finance, investments, human resources, campus planning/facilities, information technology, real estate and internal audit divisions. While at Emory, Mike built a track record of successful and productive endeavors to benefit both Emory and those who work, study and live on and around its campus. Mike’s career has been focused on financial engagement and management of some of the leading universities in the U.S. including University of Pennsylvania, Duke University and Emory University. Mike Mandl is now President and CEO of Mandl & Co., LLC, a firm that partners with universities and medical centers to find and unlock economic assets – from real estate to know-how and intellectual property – creating net new resources to help clients thrive in increasingly challenging financial environments. By focusing on research and academic missions first, Mandl & Co. optimizes business models and creates partnerships to help institutions benefit from the potential of their underutilized assets.