Michael is Chief Operating Officer for Kantar Public.
Previously Michael was the UK Managing Director of Ecorys. As Managing Director of the UK business Michael had overall responsibility for business units covering UK, European and International markets providing services from research and evaluation through to programme management and communications in over 35 countries.
Prior to that Michael was the Chief Executive of the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES). Michael joined UKCES as the director of strategy and performance in 2009, became interim CEO in 2010 and CEO in 2011.
Michael’s previous roles included Managing Director of the Centre for Enterprise. Most recently Michael received a Fellowship from the London City & Guilds Institute in recognition for his contribution to vocational education and has been appointed as a governor of the Warwickshire College Group.