"Mike was appointed Chairman on 26 February 2020 after joining the SSP Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director on 1 November 2019. Mike has served on boards across a wide range of businesses. He brings significant and relevant experience, in particular an expertise in the airport and aviation services industries following his time as Chief Executive of BAA plc." 
Mike has served as Chief Executive Officer of BAA plc, Chairman of HM Revenue & Customs, Operational Managing Director at Terra Firma, and also held a number of senior management positions at Procter & Gamble.
"He is a governor of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC), President of the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) and was previously Chairman of the West London Consortium, a publicly funded body aimed at improving employment and skills services to residents and employers. He has also served as Chairman of the Market Place Impact Taskforce of Business in the Community." 
- Chair, Coats Group