Mike Perls acts as chairman of GreaterSport, the County Sports Partnership for Greater Manchester, and is in position as a non-executive director of Rugby League World Cup 2021.
Mike is the co-founder of MC2 and a visiting professor of marketing at Manchester Metropolitan University.
He is also a board member there and his focus is fixed on strategic marketing and influencing for cities and high-growth businesses.
Mike is a key driver in the international network of MC2 and leads on partnerships with the Cabinet Office of the Northern Powerhouse initiative.
Club13’s next event will take place on Friday May 18, from 1.00pm-3.00pm, at MediaCityUK.
Greater Manchester Sport and Business: The Next Ten Years of Growth will be staged at Social 7, The Landing, MediaCityUK.
Mike commented: “As Chair of GreaterSport, with a remit to help change the lives of over 2 million people, I am passionate about the ability of sport and activity to impact on the health agenda and growth agenda of every region.
“The Club13 agenda should be a fascinating discussion of where we have got to in the UK and the opportunities that exist going forward.”