Mike Gahir has been appointed as a board director at Lakes.
His main aim will be to help accelerate Lakes’ long-term strategy as he has skills in driving strategy, finance, organisational change, and a focus on culture and values. Gahir has experience as a senior finical director in a variety of sectors from steel processing to a global accountancy firm.
Gahir has an MBA from Warwick Business School. He was involved with various metoring schemes during his university years. He is Chair of the Board of Trustees for a £15m turnover Walsall-based charity. In the Institute of Directors Awards for West Midlands he was a finalist for Director of the Year in the Non-Executive Director category.