Mike Mister

Mike is a Partner at PSFI and specialises in the areas of development of leadership and change management.  

His key interest is the intersection of strategy, commercial success and the organisation’s people agenda. He has over 30 years experience working internationally with senior leaders and their teams.

Experience and credentials

Mike works with professional services firms on designing, developing and supporting change agendas and building improved leadership capabilities in partners. His areas of expertise include helping organisations understand the importance of partners as leaders in building sustainable practices, the leadership and motivation of diverse, high performing teams and leadership across the partner life cycle as well as managing executive development strategies and building practical capabilities in business strategy across global organisations.

Mike is the co-author “How to Lead Smart People” with Arun Singh, a Senior Fellow with The Conference Board’s Human Capital Practice.

Mike has also published various evidenced based papers and articles including: 

  • Making Centralization and Agility a Reality
  • What HR Should Really Do
  • Learning Power
  • Life Partner: The four stages of a Partner’s career

Mike spent the first 18 years of his career at Ernst & Young as HR Director before becoming EY’s Global Director Executive Development. 

Mike attended Cambridge Judge Business School and has an MBA from The Open University. 

+44 (0)7885 431011

mike.mister@psfi.org