Michael Meade holds a degree in Law from Trinity College, Dublin. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Ireland with KMG Reynolds McCarren prior to working with Arthur Andersen in London. He has spent the last 30 years working in investment banking in London with respectively HSBC Investment Bank, UBS Investment Bank and Numis Securities where he spent the last thirteen years. During his career he has specialised in advising small and mid-cap quoted companies with a particular focus on those in the healthcare sector. His experience extends across all forms of capital raising, mergers and acquisitions, and general strategy.