Mike Anderson joined Kosmos Energy in March 2015. Mike gained an MA in law at Trinity College, Cambridge and joined the British Diplomatic Service in 1984, serving in Moscow, Geneva and New York. He was also Chief of Staff to two Chiefs of the Secret Intelligence Service (MI6). In 2003, he moved into leadership roles in the UK home Government. He was Principal Private Secretary to the Lord Chancellor, became the first Director General for Climate Change in the then Department of Energy and Climate Change, and served as Director General for Immigration within the Home Office. Mike is based in Dallas, Texas.
Mike Anderson is also a member of the EITI Board.