Mike Thompson

Leader of People Services, UK

Mike has the privilege of supporting leaders and people in Anthesis with the services that a growing agile organisation requires to operate brilliantly.

Mike has worked on the boards of entrepreneurial companies throughout his career in the UK and in China. He was formerly CEO of GoodBrand (merged with Anthesis in January 2019) which has served global clients with sustainable innovation strategies for 20 years. Mike co-founded Impact Hub Kings Cross London in 2008 and GLO – Good Leaders Online in Shanghai in 2013.

Mike was Professor of Management Practice and Director of the European Centre for Leadership and Responsibility at the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai 2009-13. His research into wise leadership has been published in various book chapters. His forthcoming book with Laszlo Zsolnai is Responsible Research for Better Business (Palgrave, 2020). He is currently an adjunct professor at Gustavson School of Business, University of Victoria, BC.