Michael Jackson has over 25 years of strategic business, marketing and communications experience. Born in Britain, he trained in business strategy development and communication and has worked personally with Richard Branson, as well as directors of many leading global businesses such as Microsoft, Nike and HP. Michael moved to South Africa to work in international advertising, developing strategies for companies establishing a presence or expanding into Africa. Today he is a full time global professional speaker, Master of Ceremonies, writer and specialist in business change, speaking at around 150 conferences and seminars a year; to audiences ranging from factory workers to Heads of State. Consistently rated as ‘simply outstanding’ he weaves personal company and industry messages into his powerful materials. He also, accurately predicts detailed changing market performances, trends and consumer behaviour - while motivating his business audiences to higher personal standards.