Mike worked for Cable & Wireless as their Principal Engineer in their international transmission division for over 25 years specializing in both radio and optical transmission systems before starting up his own UAS business in 2004. Mike then worked on various government projects culminating in design, development and delivery of the LCAT / Andarta aerial target system for QinetiQ.  In 2017 Mike moved to Flylogix as its Chief Technical Officer.

Mike is a GA pilot (single engine, microlights and gliders) and flies model aircraft as a hobby.