Mike joined National Grid in January 2007 as Group HR Director. Mike is responsible for setting and delivering the global HR agenda in line with the commercial strategy of the Group. Prior to joining National Grid, Mike worked for Diageo plc for 14 years in a number of senior HR roles which included HR Director at Diageo International Markets and HR Director for North America based in Connecticut for 4 years.
Mike has worked with the charity Centrepoint on the End Youth Homelessness campaign and joined the Board of Centrepoint in August 2015. Mike was also a member of the London Skills and Employment Board, which was chaired by Mayor Boris Johnson.