Michael Jacobsen

Michael Jacobsen is an Australian born serial entrepreneur based in Europe. He holds a Bachelor of Business Degree from UTS in Sydney and a financial Diploma from the Australian Securities Institute.

He is a active in UK and European business and is also an angel investor and business mentor to startups, growth businesses and businesses in the creative sector.

He also sits on the Board of the world renowned Australian Centre for Event Management, a Division of the Business Faculty at the University of Technology Sydney

Michael Co-Founded/Owned and was Founding Co-Producer of Dirty Dancing – The classic story on Stage which held its World Premiere in Australia in 2004 and has since played in Holland, Canada, the USA, Germany and London’s West End. It set Box Office records in Germany ,Canada and London and is one of the most successful live entertainment products ever staged in terms of ticket sale and revenue.

His new book,the Business of Creativity, is to be published in June through Harriman House.