Mike Brook

Principal Consultant, specialising in: Business Planning & Strategy, Lean, Leadership, Coaching & Mentoring, Change Management

Mike is the founder of Brook Corporate Developments and has successfully grown from a one-man outfit to a team of 17.  He is a Mechanical Engineer by profession who has gained considerable practical experience in operations management. As Managing Director of a number of organisations in the region, Mike has successfully driven his companies forward, achieving year on year sales growth in every role. He moved into business improvement consultancy in 1997 and now concentrates his efforts helping other companies move forward and increase competitiveness and profitability.

Career in brief…

Mike started his career as a student apprentice with David Brown Gear Industries, quickly progressing both in commercial and project management roles. He successfully implemented lean techniques in the £10m turnover businesses where he held Director and General Manager roles, and increased sales by more than 50% during a 3 year period, improving profitability and developing a change culture.

Mike’s client base varies tremendously in size, from micro-businesses to multi-million pound turnover organisations.