Mike is an experienced business coach and mentor, with an interest in the technology sector. An exited entrepreneur, Mike built Vision Software from a small two-man software development business to an international market-leader before selling in 2014 to a UK investor. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in commercialising innovation and technology – what to do and what not to do – as well as a depth of knowledge about general business operations.
Mike has extensive international experience, in particular the United Kingdom and Australia, and has an interest in a proptech start-up based in London. He can help with IT strategy and roadmaps, as well as governance and advisory boards, supplementing hands-on experience with the Institute of Directors’ Company Director’s Course. He is a Chartered IT Professional and Member of the Institute of Directors.
Mike also has a small IT consultancy business, where he helps organisations of all types and sizes to make better decisions about their technology, with a particular emphasis on software replacement, selection and implementation strategies.
Commercialising innovation and technology
Exit strategy / preparing the business for sale
Governance and advisory
Property for Industry
New Zealand Avocado
Pikitia Postcards and Photography