Ambassador Theatre Group, the UK’s largest theatre company, owns and operates a total of 40 venues. Michael is responsible for sourcing and programming content for those venues, working closely with independent producers and with ATG’s in-house and associated producing companies. Previously he was ATG’s Business Development Director and was the first Chief Executive of the Group’s theatre in Milton Keynes. Between 1991 and 1998 he was Director of Richmond Theatre. He has produced shows on tour and in the West End and was responsible for over 30 productions at Chichester Festival Theatre between 1987 and 1991. A graduate of Oxford University, Michael has over 30 years’ experience of the theatre industry and is a Director of the Society of London Theatre.