Originally a painter, heavily influenced by the images and music of the time. I still like to create "painterly" works in whatever medium I am working in. I love colour - but also see strength in form and composition via black and white.
My day job is a Board level consultant on the strategic and leadership implications of the Big Data technology revolution. Visiting Professor at the University of Leeds. Founded LeaderValues, one of web's most popular Leadership development resources. www.mickyates.com
Our family founded a program building schools in the Khmer Rouge Reconciliation Areas of Cambodia. www.yatesweb.com