He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG in Manchester where he worked with many blue chip organisations in both private and public sectors. Mike then spent three years with Latham, Crossley & Davis, now part of Baker Tilly, managing the audits of large owner managed businesses.
Mike joined Murray Smith in 1994 and was appointed as a partner in 1998. Since this time he has built a strong portfolio of entrepreneurial clients providing practical advice on the development of their businesses and protection of their wealth. He concentrates on working with clients over the long term in an environment of mutual trust and respect.
Mike also acts for a number of charities and not for profit companies bringing together his commercial skills and long experience of the third sector.