Michael joined Doubell Machines in 1997. As one of the oldest employees, he enjoys a career in welding. He is married to wife Jeanette and has three children. He has two sons, Avuyile (18) and Zukisani (8), and a daughter, Siyanda (12). His peers in the factory simply call him “Scara”. In his spare time he enjoys listening to jazz, attending church, watching soccer and reading.