Michael has over 25 years educational experience, with nine years in the international market. Most recently he was the Principal of Raffles International School, Dubai where he was highly commended at the Education Journal Middle East Awards, 2017 as Principal/ Headmaster of the Year. Prior to that he was Headmaster of Oporto British School, Portugal, the oldest established British school in continental Europe. In both schools he has led a number of project management initiatives including the re-design of a campus comprising the construction of a multi-purpose recreation complex, secondary section and a nursery.
As well as a wealth of experience in international and UK leadership roles, Michael is an ISI Team Inspector for BSO, a Lead Improvement Partner and Peer Accreditor for COBIS and Chair of Visiting Teams for CIS.
At Orbital he is responsible for our schools in China and Qatar.