Chief Financial Officer
Mike is a senior, commercially-focused finance executive with experience in Healthcare, FMCG and Financial Services. In 2013, he was appointed CFO of Personal Group, an AIM-listed business which provides employee services in the UK. Prior to this, he was Finance Director of Virgin Care.
In his earlier career, Mike spent eight years with Reebok in the UK and Canada in a variety of roles, latterly as international Finance Director for everything outside of North America. In 1996 he joined Guardian Royal Exchange as Group Financial Controller before moving to BUPA in 2001, progressing to Finance Director of its UK insurance business.
Mike develops robust financial systems and controls, performance reporting and risk management, leading to insightful management information which supports better decision making. His change management experience covers guiding businesses through explosive growth, M&A, downsizing, turnaround, start-ups and operational team integration, leading teams of up to 300 people across diverse geographies.
Mike qualified as a Chartered Accountant with EY (Ernst & Whinney at the time), in 1983.