Mike French

Senior Principal

mike-frenchMike French is a Senior Principal at McChrystal Group, advising executives in manufacturing and consumer goods on strategy, leadership, and change management.

Mike joined McChrystal Group in 2017 after twenty years of successful management and leadership experience in the consumer goods, insurance, and consulting industries. Most recently, Mike was a Senior Vice President / General Manager of multiple businesses at The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, a market leading consumer goods company. At The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company, he was directly accountable for all aspects of an $800 million division. Previously, he served in roles in both product marketing and claims at Progressive Insurance, and as a Consulting Manager at Ernst & Young. Prior to entering the private sector, Mike served in the United States Army for five years, where he deployed in support of Operations Desert Shield and Desert Storm.

Mike received a Bachelor of Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and a Master of Business Administration from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.