Mike Phillips leads the newly combined Research & Data business at Omdia. His strategy for growth is predicated upon a rich understanding of the ever-evolving needs of customers, the specialist expertise that Omdia offers, and the commercial acumen to compete in the marketplace of ideas and win.
Mike joined the company in 2007 via Informa’s acquisition of Datamonitor, where he started his career as an analyst. Since then, he has risen rapidly through the ranks.
Prior to the formation of Informa Tech, Mike was Group Finance Director at Informa Business Intelligence and since Mike has held the position of the Chief Operating Officer, where the majority of his time and effort has been focused on the planning and preparation for this very combination.
Most recently, Mike was the COO as well as the Finance Director across three verticals within Informa Intelligence, providing strategic and operational leadership as the division continued to deliver improved year-on-year revenue growth. Mike had also led business operations for the same division, transforming its digital customer engagement capabilities as part of Informa’s GAP program.