Mike Olver is a chartered accountant and joined Genesis in 2008. Before that, he was the Learning Director for Deloitte Southern Africa for four years. In that role, he serviced internal and external clients across Southern Africa and Europe, providing learning interventions to enhance the interpersonal, management, leadership and technical effectiveness of the firm’s 4 000 staff.
He also has extensive facilitation experience and lectures in accounting and financial management on a part-time basis for the Gordon Institute of Business Science. He has facilitated in the USA, Europe and Africa.
Mike started his career in the audit division of Deloitte Johannesburg before working in the Deloitte Chicago office for two years. He returned to Deloitte South Africa as an audit senior manager responsible for a number of large multinational clients across the mining, manufacturing and IT sectors.