Blinded by a firework at the age of ten, Mike has not let that stop him. He has enjoyed incredible sporting success and was honoured with a CBE for services to disabled sport. Mike has overcome unimaginable adversity in his career and is uniquely placed to inspire an audience with his astonishing tale. Profoundly inspirational, down to earth and humorous, he is a motivational speaker of the highest calibre.
He is passionate about the role new technology can play in the lives of people who are vision impaired and he pursues this interest in his role as non-Executive Chairman of an IT company called Nemisys. Able to speak about overcoming adversity, changing attitudes to disability, sport and technology, Mike is the ideal speaker for a plethora of live events.