Michelle Danso is the Co-Head of the Prime Brokerage & Trading legal team at Man Group Plc. This team is responsible for negotiating and implementing all legal trading agreements for asset management fund structures managed by Man Group entities. Michelle joined Man in 2009 and was based in the London office until 2015 when she relocated to New York.


Prior to Man Group, Michelle worked in the Global Securities Services legal team at Goldman Sachs International, where she worked on a number of prime brokerage legal projects for hedge fund clients. Michelle is a New York qualified attorney with an LLB Law degree from Kings College London and a Master of Laws (LLM) from the University of Pennsylvania.


Michelle volunteers with the legal team at Hillsong Church NYC and is involved in the management of the Sandema Educational Resource Centre, an educational charity based in the Upper East Region of Ghana.