Mike is a 4th generation Zimbabwean who has worked and consulted widely in Southern Africa. Ranging from hospitality to game capture Mike has assisted various companies to streamline and survive in difficult environments. He runs a successful apiculture business providing beekeeper training and does 500 hives for honey and crop pollination.
He handled the initial Vallis work in Zimbabwe and in 2008 headed off to Ghana for a year to oversee operations there. Following that he went to Senegal in 2009 to handle the operations there.
After these postings, Mike returned to Zimbabwe to restart and head operations which were restarted following a liberalising of the economy. Vallis Zimbabwe was established in 2019.
Mike is an avid fisherman and herpetologist and spends many hours on the mighty Zambezi river catching the awesome Tigerfish.