"General Sir Michael Wilkes KCB, CBE, retired from the British Army in 1995 as Adjutant General and Middle East Adviser to the British Government. As Adjutant General, Sir Michael was the most senior administrative officer within the Army and a member of the Army Board. During his distinguished career, he has seen active service across the world while also commanding at every level from Platoon to Field Army including commanding 22 Special Air Service Regiment and serving as the Director of Special Forces. Sir Michael is a non-executive director of the AIM listed companies Stanley Gibbons Group and Blue Star Capital plc. In addition, he holds non-executive positions on a number of private companies including Britam Defence. He joined Heritage in 2008." 
- Director, Heritage Oil
Resources and articles
- Heritage Oil plc Board, organizational web page, accessed September 20, 2012.