Michael Vermeersch

Microsoft UK | Accessibility Product Marketing Manager, UK Disability Employee Resource Group Chair, Marketing & Operations

Michael is Microsoft UK’s Accessibility Product Marketing Manager; he is focused on landing our commitment to bridge the “Disability Divide”. Working company-wide, alongside customers, partners, and communities, Michael’s scope is to increase societal inclusion for people with disabilities. The commitment covers, technology, talent development and workplace culture.

Using his creative neuro-diverse thinking and passion for inclusion, Michael created Microsoft’s Digital Inclusion offering, helping organisations gain greater business advantage, embedding this in their transformational journeys.

Michael also chairs Microsoft’s UK Disability Employee Resource Group and was invited to 10 Downing Street to present his views on bringing disabled talent into work.

His personal proudest achievement still, is having brought Microsoft UK to Disability Confident Leadership status.

Michael received Microsoft’s highest Platinum Club award for his work in disability inclusion.

He is listed as one of “125 People to follow” on LinkedIn about Diversity and Inclusion.