Mike was engaged in the credit industry for 6 years before joining an asset based finance company in 1997. In June of the same year, Mike and three co-directors formed MGV Corporate Finance, an asset based finance company geared towards the corporate market. In November 2000, MGV Corporate Finance was acquired by a JSE listed company where Mike continued to serve as a Director. Subsequent to a management buyout in 2002, Mike joined Merchant West as the Director responsible for Supplier Asset Finance. In 2018, Mike took on the role of Group Sales Director, responsible for establishing, directing and implementing the coverage sales strategy within the business. Mike also serves on the Board of Merchant West Holdings.