Mike joined the Group in 2023 and has responsibility for group-wide compliance and risk management. He reports to the Chief Financial Officer and works closely with all asset classes across the business.
Mike qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, working in the Financial Services Regulation team undertaking a number of secondments at a wide range of financial services firms. After 12 years Mike left to join Investec in a compliance policy role. Since then, Mike has been Head of Compliance & MLRO for the asset management division within Nestle ; Chief Compliance & Risk Officer for LGPS Central Limited and Head of Compliance for Border to Coast (the latter two being the pooling companies for local authority pension schemes). Mike has worked in the asset/fund management industry for 30 years.