Michael is a well established agricultural consultant and land agent. He qualified from UCD in 1987 with a B.Agr.Sc.(hon) and commenced his career as a Dairy Husbandry Advisor with MAFF-ADAS UK in 1987.
He returned to Ireland in 1989 to work with a private firm and established Brady Group in 1995. He completed a Nuffield Scholarship in 2005 where he studied advisory services in France, Australia and New Zealand. Michael is passionate and enthusiastic in helping farmers achieve their goals.
Michael was a judge in the National Dairy Farmer of the Year Competition in 2010 and he is the current President of the Agricultural Consultants Association of Ireland.
When not at work Michael regularly contributes to public debates, makes the odd TV appearance and is sports mad.