Mike is an Investment Director at BGF in Aberdeen, where he is responsible for investments in the North of Scotland, the majority of which operate in the Oil and Gas market. Mike sits on the board of several BGF investments, including Magma Global, Inoapps and Petrotechnics.
Mike started his career as a drilling engineer with Shell, where he worked mostly in exploration in West Africa. He then joined 3i, and after spells in Birmingham and Cambridge, moved to Aberdeen in 2004, where he was appointed joint head of 3i’s oil and gas team.
Mike has a BA and MEng degree in Engineering from the University of Cambridge and an MBA from INSEAD. He is also a member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and a Sainsbury Management Fellow.