About Me

Hi, I’m Michael Gearon employed at Companies House, part of the UK Government, as a Senior Interaction Designer in Cardiff, Wales. The main areas I specialise in are:

As well as my day-to-day job I’ve spoken at events like:

I’ve also done a mixture of writing both online and offline through Medium, Net Magazine and other publications.

What people say

Mike is a talented and versatile developer, with robust experience in SEO, curious and always keen to learn and discover new areas. I have been genuinely impressed by Mike’s knowledge and contribution and will happily work with him in the future.
Pascal Moyon, Vice President of Marketing at GoCompare.com

Mike was a fantastic colleague at GoCompare and I look forward to working again with him in the future. He would be a real asset to any company who take testing, optimisation and user experience seriously.
Mark Phelps, Head of Marketing Technology at GoCompare.com

History

Where When
Companies House, Government 2019 – Current
BrandContent 2018 – 2019
GoCompare.com 2016 – 2018
HEOR Ltd 2015-2016
Glass Mountains Digital 2014-2015

As well as working at BrandContent I’ve worked with a mixture of businesses in South Wales. Companies such as GoCompare.com as a product designer, HEOR as a UX and UI designer and Glass Mountains Digital as a project manager.┬áMost of my work can not be shared, however you can get a sense of what I am all about on CodePen.

Education

Before breaking into the digital media Mike went to Coleg Gwent Crosskeys studying digital media, graphic design, photography and traditional art. Which led onto doing a BSc degree in Media Technology at the University of South Wales, Cardiff which covered the following topics:

How can you get in touch with me?

If you want to get in touch then there are a few different options. There is a form on my contact page which lands straight into my inbox. If you would prefer social media then you can send me a message on Twitter or LinkedIn.