Mike joined BGF in November 2015, and is based out of the Leeds office covering the Yorkshire & North East region.
As an investor, Mike’s role is to identify investment opportunities and manage the deal process from origination through to completion whilst at the same time providing support to a number of our portfolio companies.
Prior to joining BGF, Mike spent eight years at BDO including six years in the M&A team advising entrepreneurs and owner-managed businesses on mid-market transactions.
Mike is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds the ICAEW Corporate Finance Diploma, prior to joining BDO he gained a degree in Accounting & Financial Management from the University of Sheffield. He lives in North Leeds and outside of work keeps fit through a combination of swimming, cycling and running, with a passion for marathons and triathlon.