Mike Perls MBE
Co-founder of MC2, Mike focuses on strategic marketing and influencing for cities and high growth businesses.
A key driver in the international network of MC2 and leading the partnership with the Cabinet Office on the Northern Powerhouse initiative. He worked as part of the team on the Powerhouse Technology mission in San Francisco and with Belfast’s global investment strategy.
Considered to have one of the strongest networks nationally, Mike is a Trustee of the Mayor of Greater Manchester’s Charity Trust, and a Visiting Professor of Marketing at Manchester Metropolitan University where he also sits on the board. He is a non-executive director of Rugby League World Cup 2021 and Chair of GreaterSport board.
Mike Perls MBE was awarded his honour in the Queen’s Birthday List June 2019 for his services to the community of Manchester.