He holds an MBA from IVEY/Western Ontario and has consulted on strategy and high performance organizations for the past 35 years. His clients have included companies that are world leaders as well as emerging small and medium-sized enterprises. He has been Managing partner for the Canadian strategy practice of one of the world's leading auditing and consulting firms, and Chair of this firm's international global task force for the development of the strategy, economics and marketing practice. He created Michel David Inc., a strategy boutique in 1990.

Throughout his career, the consulting approach of choice has been to involve clients deeply in the process, to actually make it their process. This mass of experience provides the know-how required to propose an effective process for companies to design and execute successful strategies to create a winning future. This is documented in a book, The Genius Is Inside – A high performance step-by-step strategy guide for small and medium size companies, published by iUniverse.

Michel lives in Montreal, Canada. He is an associate of Henry Mintzberg’s CoachingOurselves Network. He is a member of the Program Committee of the École d’Entrepreneurship de Beauce. He received his black belt in Kyokushin Karate in December 2007.