Industrial economist with wide experience working in business, consultancy and government, where he was the Head of Economics and Statistics at the UK Radio Communications Agency at the time of the 3G auction. He also co-founded a social enterprise to teach French to children using accelerated learning. More recently he lectured at Regent College in Vancouver on the integration of the Faith with the design of enterprises. He is currently writing a book on this subject and engaged in the start-up of a Christian social enterprise incubator in Reading. Michael is also a Licensed Lay Reader in the Guildford Diocese and chairs the FiBQ steering group. Michael has a Ph.D. in economics from the University of Cambridge and a B.Th. from Bangor.