Mike has had an international career in multi-national advertising agencies on global duties as Chief Strategy Officer working on assignments in Seoul, New Delhi, London and New York . He was also Chief Sales Officer of Network Ten and since leaving advertising, he began to address his own mental health challenges.
In 2020 he has written two “coffee break” books as he call them, 15-20 min reads, The Anxiety Society and more recently Survival of the Mentally Un-fittest, the impact of Covid 19 on work .
He believes that in order to promote resilience in the workplace you need to do a culture clean and take out the sharp objects so it gets traction and leads to lasting change.
An ocean racing sailor and great story teller, Mike writes original pieces for his speaking clients , who have included, Vittoria Coffee, AMP Capital, PwC, Coles, GPT, NRL, Exchange 2020, McGrath, and Hyundai.