Mike is a highly successful, creative former Managing Director with vast Emerging Markets experience within multi-geography, complex and diverse business. Possesses a valuable combination of financial acumen integrated with highly developed interpersonal skills employed for crucial strategic decision-making and building outstanding relationships.
He is accomplished and entrepreneurial minded with a broad-based business acumen. He has practical experience necessary to be able to identify and manage risks within the business while balancing this with business growth. He has experience gained over time from both being part of the executive reporting to a board, as well as being an executive director on a board leading to a unique skill set. Further, he has vast experience gained in M&A and integration of businesses. Mike holds an MSc in Finance from the University of London and a bachelor’s in commerce from UNISA.