Michael D. Fraizer is a Senior Advisor of Blue Heron Capital. He also serves as a board member within the financial services industry and as an advisor to and investor in early stage operating and investment companies. Previously his 32 year corporate career included serving as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Genworth Financial for 8 years, after 24 years with GE where he held a number of senior positions. Those included: Senior Vice President of GE and Director of GE Capital, President and CEO of GE Financial Assurance, President of GE Capital Commercial Real Estate Financing & Services, President and Representative Director of GE Japan and a number of other financial and business development positions. Fraizer serves as a board member of MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation and MUFG Union Bank, Grange Insurance, Richmond Performing Arts CenterStage and the VCU Real Estate Foundation. He previously served as a board member of Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), the American Council of Life Insurers, the Financial Services Roundtable and the advisory board of the Andre Agassi Foundation For Education. Additionally, he and his wife are active in their family-controlled sports business – Sports Reality and founded the Mary & Frances Youth Center on the VCU campus in partnership with the University to support underserved youth. He received a B.A. in political science from Carleton College and currently resides in Richmond, Virginia.