Michael Treyger, Manager, Department of Business Assistance, Office of the Governor, State of Texas

Michael Treyger serves as the Manager of Department of Business Assistance within the Office of the Governor of Texas. The Department executes the Governor’s initiatives to encourage and facilitate business growth and retention in the State of Texas.

The Department assists Texas, US - based, and international companies in international trade, foreign direct investments, industry-specific intelligence, small business advocacy and entrepreneurial support, permitting, licensing and regulatory compliance. The Department also includes the Office of Aerospace and Aviation, as well as the State of Texas Mexico Office.

Treyger serves as the Texas Governor’s appointee to the Advisory Board of the Centers for International Business Education and Research (CIBER) at the University of Texas at Austin and the Texas A&M University, and various o ther Committees and Councils. His professional background includes banking industry, with J.P. Morgan Chase and transportation operations management, with JetBlue Airways.

Treyger holds degrees in Marketing and Internati onal Business & Trade from Florida Atlantic University and an MBA from the Baylor University's Hankamer School of Business.