Mike Smith


Mike has extensive experience of all areas of communication and specializes in corporate reputation, financial restructuring and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining Brunswick in 2001, Mike was a journalist for 20 years at the Financial Times in roles including financial news editor, European Union correspondent and utilities correspondent. He was CEO (UK) of Finsbury, a financial communication company, from 2007 to 2010, when he returned to Brunswick.

Mike is a senior consultant to companies that have included BP, EDF Energy, National Grid, Morgan Advanced Materials, Britvic and Trinity Mirror. He has advised companies including Prudential, ICI and Alliance Boots on acquisitions, and HMV, BrightHouse and Delhaize on financial issues.