Michael is responsible for transaction origination and execution, portfolio company value creation initiatives, investment policy, and investor relations. Mr. Sorensen is a member of the Private Equity investment committee.
Prior to joining QHP Capital, Mr. Sorensen was a director in BlackRock’s private equity group. In that role he was responsible for making investment decisions in a wide variety of geographies and industries, including healthcare, technology, and consumer/retail, among others.
Prior to BlackRock, Mr. Sorensen worked at Sorenson Capital (no familial relation), a mid-market private equity firm based in Salt Lake City. Similar to his current role, he analyzed private companies in a wide range of industry sub-sectors and geographies. Mr. Sorensen also worked as a consultant for L.E.K. Consulting in Los Angeles, where he worked closely with clients’ senior management on projects that included asset optimization, strategic planning, and customer segmentation, primarily in the healthcare and media industries.
- Bachelor of Science in Economics from Brigham Young University with Honors
- MPA from Harvard University
- MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania