Mike Hallett leads Oracle's partner business development across EMEA for Business Intelligence and Enterprise Performance Management (BI & EPM). At Oracle for over 20 years, Mike has worked mainly in direct sales, and sales management in the commercial sector of the UK. Prior to Oracle, Mike started out as a freelance programmer, moving into IT sales in 1983. This included six years in Sydney, Australia and working for Burroughs, McDonnell Douglas, and Ingres. Mike has a BSc in Business Administration from the City University, London.