Michiel Elich

Managing Director, Powered By Enviu

Saving the world is serious business…

Michiel has been working in the domain of growth strategy, innovation, and new business modeling for over 25 years. Michiel loves to challenge the status quo, taking new perspectives. He is driven by innovative business models that positively impact business and society.

Michiel served as a co-CEO of Enviu between January 2017 and December 2022, following which he and Ankie founded Powered By Enviu in January 2023. Ankie and Michiel were instrumental in building Enviu into a thriving international impact venture-building studio.

Michiel holds an MSc in Business Econometrics from Erasmus University Rotterdam. Before joining Enviu, Michiel was a partner at management consulting firm IG&H Consulting, leading the practices for strategy and innovation, and data and analytics.

Besides work and family, Michiel loves to spend much of his free time in sports such as (ultra) running and beach volleyball.