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The Team
Chris Harvey
David Smith
Mike Geerts
Bruce Bell
Stephen Williams
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  • Chairman
  • Non Executive Director
  • Corporate Strategy &


  • Mentoring
  • Acquisitions
  • Turnarounds





Sector Experience

  • Professional Services
  • NHS
  • GP's
  • Fast Food
  • Motor Retailing
  • Banking & Property



Mike has developed a keen involvement in assisting SMEs with the strategic management of their businesses in a number of sectors both as a NED and also as part of the Executive team. He possess very strong interpersonal skills, with a particular emphasis on conflict resolution, and has extensive experience of working in the large Corporate environment as well as with smaller SME businesses.   


Prior to embarking on a freelancing career in 2008, Mike was with RBS / Natwest for 25 years latterly as Managing Director, South East looking after Corporate and Commercial businesses across Kent, South London, Sussex and Surrey and has subsequently used his considerable commercial experience to negotiate a £70m outsourced IT contact and a £25m property investment loan.  



Current Assignments


Deputy Chairman Sussex Partnership Trust - a £240m NHS Foundation Trust Hospital at the forefront of mental health services nationally


Chairman Vertexlaw - a specialist Corporate and Commercial Kent based law firm with national coverage in key sectors


Consultant to City Partnership Limited


Independant Governor - University of Brighton


Non Executive Director - Brighton Dome & Festival


Associate with Mazzie Sharpe Associates - independent healthcare consultancy




General Background


Mike lives in Brighton and is a keen supporter of Sussex County Cricket Club and Brighton & Hove Albion. He plays tennis and is a keen cyclist.