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Michael Hainge

Commercial Director, London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham

Michael Hainge is the Commercial Director for the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham, where he is responsible for commercial management, property, business intelligence and commercial ventures. He is also managing director of the council’s trading company and Chairman of their joint venture company providing ethical debt management and business intelligence services.

Previously, Michael has worked for a number of other London Boroughs, a county unitary and many of the big outsourcing companies including Amey, Serco and Capita.

His professional background is in Trading Standards (although he studied Drama at university). He is a member of the Chartered Trading Standards Institute and the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management.