Chair of ESOMAR’s Legal affairs Committee.
Mike has been in research since 1973 and has held many industry positions. These include Vice President of ESOMAR, a Trustee of the Marketing Sciences Institute in the USA, and Vice Chairman of the British Market Research Society.
A well-known speaker on marketing research, who has authored many papers, Mike has won a number of awards for best paper. They include the ESOMAR Excellence Award for the Best Paper presented at any ESOMAR event in 2008 and the British Market Research Society’s “Research Effectiveness Award” for his research on music and education. In 1999 he was awarded the honorary post of Visiting Research Officer in Media studies at the University of Leeds in recognition of his work in the new media field.
He is a graduate of the London School of Economics, where he won both the Harold Laski Prize for Government and the LSE Undergraduate Scholarship. He also has a Masters degree in Political Behaviour, from the University of Essex.