Asot Michael is a third-generation Antiguan community leader. Elected from Saint Peter constituency, he is a member of the Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda. Asot Michael has relentlessly worked towards making the lives better for residents. He started with public and political service in his native place after matriculation. However, being inclined to business, he went abroad for studies. Asot Michael earned a BS in Business Administration from Barry University. Later he accomplished an MBA from the University of Miami’s Graduate School of Business.
His knowledge in Economics and Business became stepping stones for success in politics. The honorable politician Asot Michael inherited the leadership ability from his family. His grandfather and his father were prominent names in the country. Indeed, his father, Patrick Michael, is a supporting pillar of the Labour Party. His father even sacrificed his business to support and save the Labour party. Asot Michael held a prominent position between 1995 to 1997. He worked as Administrative Assistant to then Prime Minister, Honourable Lester Bryant Bird. Later, from 1997 to 2000, he served as the Chief of Staff with the same Prime Minister. From 1999 to 2003, Michael held the important portfolio of the Minister of State. In addition, he also looked after insurance, energy, communication, and public works.
As a prominent leader, Asot Michael enhanced his reputation by dedicated community service. His commitment was visible in the development of Antigua and Barbuda. Quick implementation of public infrastructure projects was done with his foresight and appetite to work. His leadership ability and outstanding work made Michael a popular leader in the country (LinkedIn).
Michael’s business background and entrepreneurial abilities also make him a successful businessman. Small business ventures initiated by him are major contributors to Antigua’s GDP. Michael’s significant contribution has upgraded commerce, tourism, and public growth. In addition, Asot Michael has been instrumental in implementing policies for systematic growth. His efforts have changed thousands of lives for a better tomorrow. Continuing with his persistent efforts, Asot Michael is now focusing on modernization plans. His main concentration is now on economic growth, public infrastructure, and security. Through sheer hard work Michael has established himself as a successful leader. With his caring attitude, he rules the heart and mind of his community.