Mike Holland is an economist with extensive experience in economic and financial analysis specialising in industrial organisation theory and competition policy and regulation. He is an adjunct faculty lecturer in economics at the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS).
He has also lectured at the University of Johannesburg, University of Pretoria and at the South African campus of Bond University, Australia. Prior business experience includes Head of Research and Development in the treasuries of Rand Merchant Bank and First National Bank, and Dean of the RMB Academy, the Training Division of the bank. Previous positions include Financial Planning Manager for FNB and Barclays National Bank, a Financial Planning Manager for a U.K. Conglomerate and as an economist in the U.K. Motor Industry. He holds a B.Sc. Honours Degree in Economics from the University of London and a M.Sc. from the City University, London.