During his 30 year career Mike has held various technical and commercial positions including CEO of Gas2 Ltd, Commercial Director of Petroleum Engineering Services, and Head of Oil and Gas at Scottish Enterprise and has served as CEO of WellDynamics, a global Halliburton Company.
Mike was one of the founding Directors of Venture Production Company which was listed on LSE and subsequently acquired by Centrica.
Mike holds a degree in Geology & Geography from Keele University, an MSc in Engineering Geology from Leeds University and a Diploma in Management Studies from Robert Gordon University.
He holds several non-executive Directorships in Oil Service Companies.
Mike’s business specialism is commercialisation of new technology and company board leadership processes.
Register of Interests
All positions, appointments, employment etc (whether remunerated or not) held with any other organisation:
- Director ONE Oil and Gas (unpaid)
- Director The OGTC (unpaid)
Details of any self employed business, consultancy or other activities you are engaged in, whether remunerated or not, or for other reward or gains:
- Director, Maziere Assignments Ltd (remunerated - Management Consultancy)
- Advisor to Isol8 Ltd (unpaid)
Details of any contractual or financial/non-financial relationship (including Directorship, Partnership, Consultancy, Board Membership, other Appointments or position of authority or influence, whether paid or unpaid,) with any other company, public authority or service or any other organisation, or any other position you have that would or could enable you to influence the award of a contract or allow financial benefit:
Details of any ownership of land or property or other holdings within Aberdeen (other than main family home) that may be directly or indirectly affected by any known or prospective estate development plan in the vicinity of the city centre campus or the Garthdee campus:
Details of any other interests or matters of equivalence to any of the above:
- Investing member and past chairman of Aurora Private Equity Ltd (NE Investment Angel Syndicate).
Details where the interests of any close relative may require to be declared: