Michael Lewis is a Senior Vice President at Portfolio Advisors LLC, a leading private markets asset management firm. He is based in the firm’s Darien, CT headquarters where he is responsible for investment origination, global capital raising and business development initiatives for the private real estate business. Previously, Michael was a Director at Lazard Freres, LLC where he worked in the Private Capital Advisory business responsible for advising private equity real estate sponsors on capital formation and fundraising. Prior he was a Senior Vice President at Partners Group, a global private markets firm, and a Vice President in the Investment Management Division at Goldman, Sachs & Co.. Michael earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the Fordham University Graduate School of Business Administration in New York. Michael became involved with the Sarcoma Foundation of America following the passing of his brother, Marc Lewis, who was diagnosed with rhabdomyosarcoma, a relatively rare form of cancer, particularly in adults. He is committed to working with the SFA to support its mission to advocate for sarcoma patients and increase awareness about the disease. Michael and his wife, Lauren, live in Northern New Jersey with their two sons.