Michelle joined Capstone in 2014 and is part of the equity research and regulatory due diligence sales team. She works closely with private equity investors in the financial services, health care and energy spaces to provide market insights and help identify transaction-related risks and tailwinds driven by policy and regulation. She headed the expansion of the regulatory due diligence business to include clientele of over 40 of the world’s foremost global private equity firms. Prior to joining Capstone, Michelle interned for the Middle East and North Africa Program at the Social Science Research Council in Brooklyn, New York, and led an independent grant-funded political identity study in Amman, Jordan. She received degrees in Arabic Studies and Political Science from Williams College and speaks Korean, Spanish and Arabic. Michelle lives in Washington, DC.