An astute leader guiding organizations to growth, backed by over 4 decades of experience Michael (Mike) Fleetwood, brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise in processing equipment, production procedures and large-scale manufacturing. He is the founder of Transatlantic Consulting LLC which helps European companies to work effectively with their North American subsidiaries, by helping them develop and execute effective strategies. Mike recently retired as Managing Director Americas for Haas/Buhler after having spent over 30 years at the company. Prior to that, he was the Deputy Director at Spooner Vicars for 15 years. He is widely recognized in the industry and has built an extensive network in CPG markets, specifically baked goods, and confectionary. Mike holds an Hons. mechanical engineering degree from the University of Salford and is a passionate world citizen who promotes sustainable endeavours, enjoys golf, is an avid cyclist, and enjoys spending time with his family.