MJ has advised or coached UK and global teams during 35 years as a chartered accountant and business leader. He was an Andersen Partner and has since guided professional and business services firms through change. MJ was previously a Borough and Parish Councillor for Cookham, where he lived until moving to Devon with his wife Karen and his young daughter Isabel. He is also the proud father of grown up sons, Elliott and Joshua. From 2017 to 2019 MJ served as the Cabinet Member for Finance at the Royal Borough of Windsor & Maidenhead, having previously overseen Planning, Property, Change Management and Maidenhead Regeneration.