As CEO of the NTIA, Mike has become a national figurehead for the UK’s nighttime industries, a role that’s proven especially significant in the wake of Covid-19. Throughout this period, he has relentlessly pushed for recognition and stability for the nighttime economy, challenging government policy and lobbying for long term reform while simultaneously supporting businesses.

Decades’ worth of experience within the independent, corporate and public sectors, with senior roles at Luminar Leisure, The Drinks Group and University of East Anglia, has ensured he’s well positioned to mediate between stakeholders, authorities and communities, making him a powerful changemaker on both national and international scenes. Mike is relentless in seeking a voice for industry operators and creatives, using his already established reputation within the nighttime entertainment sector to secure industry-wide innovation that benefits all.