Mike Van Handel is Senior Executive Vice President of ManpowerGroup and a member of the Executive Strategy Committee. He is responsible for managing the company’s investor relations reporting to Jonas Prising, Chairman and CEO. Mike joined the company in 1989 and was CFO until February 2016. During his tenure as CFO, he successfully raised the profile of ManpowerGroup in the investor community, enhancing investor confidence and improving the credibility of the company with clearly articulated strategies and associated financial goals.
Mike has been recognized by Institutional Investor magazine with the prestigious America's Best CFO for Business and Professional Services award every year since 2005. He was also awarded CFO of the Year by the Greater Milwaukee Business Journal in 2008 and Distinguished Alumnus of the Year by the Marquette University College of Business Administration and Graduate School of Management in 2011. Mike graduated with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Accounting from Marquette University and holds an MBA in Banking and Finance from the University of Wisconsin.
Mike is on the Board of BMO Financial Corporation, serving on their Risk Oversight Committee and Chair of the Audit Committee. In addition, Mike is a member of the Board of Directors for Cellular Dynamics International, the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra and the College of Business Administration Dean's Council of Excellence at Marquette University.