Michael Barsoum

Board Member

Michael Barsoum is an entrepreneurially-driven leader with almost 20 years of success in the finance industry, as well as expertise in law, marketing, operations and more.

An early adopter of mobile technology, Michael started his first successful T-Mobile business right after high school and became one of the top dealers in Southern California, expanding to seven stores. After selling the mobile business, he transitioned into mortgages before realizing the potential that existed in the consumer debt industry.

In 2007, Michael founded his first successful debt relief business which evolved into starting Alleviate Financial Solutions in 2018. It has since grown to become one of the leading debt resolution companies in the United States. Michael and the team at Alleviate believe deeply in the company’s mission to help clients rebuild their financial lives, helping tens of thousands of client accounts settle hundreds of millions of dollars in debt.

Michael received his JD from the University of West Los Angeles School of Law, received his MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Keller Graduate School of Management, and also earned a Certification in FinTech from Harvard University.