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Non- Executive Director

Board Member since:  

September 2011 (Formerly Aberdeen Enterprise Trust Limited)

Key Professional Roles: 

  • Head of Corporate Finance, Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP
  • Director, Anderson Anderson & Brown Wealth Limited
  • Director, A2+B Limited
  • Member, A2+B LLP
  • Director, AABD Holdings Limited
  • Director, Helius Financial Software Limited
  • Director, Manatial Limited
  • Director, Lex Properties LLP

Business experience:

Mike is one of the founding Partners of Anderson Anderson & Brown LLP (AAB) and is a Senior Partner. Mike is also Head of Corporate Finance where he specialises in M&A work generally and business planning and strategic business advice. Mike has been instrumental in a number of substantial Corporate Finance transactions and the firm has recently topped the Scottish Business Insider league tables for the 10th consecutive year as the accountants having completed and initiated the most deals each year from 2005-2014.

As well as this, he is also Head of Management Information Solutions (MIS) where he has responsibility for developing the MIS team. Mike qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1981 and is Convener Grampian, Tayside and Highland training accreditation committee, ICAS. He also obtained the ICAEW Corporate Finance Qualification in 2007 and has gained considerable experience in both professional practice and industry.

Why Mike works with Elevator:

Mike has always had a strong interest in entrepreneurial businesses; in particular assisting young people develop and succeed in their businesses. 

Personal career highlights to date: 

Scottish Business Insiders Dealmaker of the Year 2008

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