Former Worldwide CEO of Burger King, Barry achieved remarkable success during his five years at BKC, transforming a troubled giant into a competitive and respected brand across the world. Since his departure he has assembled a patchwork quilt of interests on both sides of the Atlantic, and speaks with passion and humour on leadership, branding and customer relations.
- Former Foreign and Home Secretary and Leader of the House of Commons under Prime Minister Tony Blair, as well as Lord Chancellor and Justice Secretary under Prime Minister Gordon Brown.
- Michael is a wonderful speaker who appears on This Week with Andrew Neil and presents the Great British Railway Journeys and Great Continental Railway Journeys for BBC2.
- Best-selling author of fiction and non-fiction books and articles, focusing on the subject of Artificial Intelligence (AI)and the prospect of widespread technological unemployment.