Chief Financial Officer
Michael Milligan joined Sterling in 2019 as Chief Financial Officer, bringing exceptional expertise in the specialty rental industry, along with more than 30 years of finance and accounting acumen. He has vast experience in successfully developing and implementing strategic initiatives in private equity-owned, middle market, and public companies related to financings, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and operations.
Michael most recently served as Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of AAR Corporation, where he was responsible for all financial activities and shared services functions of the company. Previously, he spent 15 years as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at NES Rentals Holdings, Inc., overseeing all financial activities and shared services, such as management of debt and equity arrangements and Board and PE-owner reporting. He has also held leadership roles at the Telenisus Corporation, (now owned by VeriSign) and PriceWaterhouseCooper, LLC.
Michael earned a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of South Florida and is a Certified Public Accountant.Back to Leadership Team