Mike started out as a statistical consultant for BT, then moved into the financial world of derivatives and property. He changed direction, setting up, running and subsequently selling a successful ski chalet business in France and then returned to the city to work for RBS and then Nomura. Mike has trained over 100 people during the summer of 2016, working for Alpha Development and BG Consulting.
Mike has a wealth of relevant experience in communication, management, sales and using interpersonal and core skills to get the best results in the workplace.
He also has a track record of engaging audiences in a variety of guises including various board and other executive meetings in the corporate and banking world and, more recently, as a trainer.
- is a facilitator and trainer, with strong interpersonal skills
- understands small businesses priorities, having set up, grown and sold his own successful business
- has experience of working at a senior level in banking - with a wide range of responsibilities, requiring clear communication in a wide range of media
- is PhD qualified - a clear thinker who can generate and communicate new ideas
Mike enjoys skiing, squash and stand up comedy on the open-mic circuit.