Mr. Michael Mitchell

General Counsel

scPrior to joining Qatar Foundation, Mr. Michael Mitchell held positions of ever increasing responsibility, most recently serving as Vice President and Senior Associate General Counsel at The Ohio State University, where his duties centered on finance, commercial transactions, research administration, intellectual property protection, and technology commercialization. Previously, Mr. Mitchell served as General Counsel of an international energy and logistics company located in Cleveland, Ohio. Mr. Mitchell received a Juris Doctor degree from Case Western Reserve University in 1990, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Wisconsin, Green Bay in 1987. In his role as General Counsel, Mr. Mitchell oversees QF’s global legal contexts and policies, management of day to day activities of the QF Legal Department, and is responsible for providing proactive legal advice and counsel to the CEO and Board of Directors on a broad range of legal and strategic matters.