Michael is an experienced business leader with a demonstrated history of leading complex strategic operations and projects in several industries.
He is a certified Chartered Manager and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute, with a Bachelor’s Degree with First Class Honours in Leadership and Management from Northumbria University. He also holds several project and health and safety qualifications, and he is a Member of the Association for Project Management and a Technical Member of IOSH.
Michael is currently studying for an MBA with Minerva Elite and Northampton University.
Michael completed 17 years of military service with the Army Air Corps, which is the combat aviation arm of the British Army. During this time, he gained valuable leadership experience from managing in highly challenging environments on operations such as Iraq, Afghanistan, and Bosnia. Between 2009 and 2015, he was employed in senior management roles responsible for Apache helicopter operations as part of Squadron Ground Support Flight elements of the Attack Helicopter Force.
He was awarded the Long Service and good conduct medal for long and dedicated service in 2015.
Michael joined Amazon logistics in his first civilian role post-military service in early 2016 as part of their ex-military programme. He managed operations at the Bromley by Bow Delivery Station in London. At the time, it was the highest package volume Delivery Station in the UK Amazon network, and Michael was responsible for over 100 staff. He also successfully contributed to significant projects such as the London rollout of Amazon Fresh.
Michael’s next position was as the Head of Operations at Pinnacle Power before joining ClearView. Based at the Energy Centre in North Greenwich, he held operational responsibility for the largest district heating network in Europe, with a project value of £87 million. In this role, Michael was also the Senior Health and Safety advisor to the board of directors, and he managed operations at multiple sites throughout the UK.
Michael joined ClearView in February 2018 as the Service Delivery Director. He successfully streamlined processes that have created operational efficiency—thus enabling ClearView to attain three ISOs for Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental management. Michael also revolutionised the company approach to project delivery, training and development and customer relationship management through automated systems.
In May 2019, Michael was promoted into the role of Managing Director.