Michael joined the Board of IFAP in 2019 as a non-executive director and held the position of Deputy President before being appointed as the Managing Director in August 2021. Michael is a passionate advocate for work health and safety. He is both a work health and safety professional and an employment & safety lawyer. Michael has worked in senior safety and risk roles with several global organisations before founding his own safety risk consultancy which was acquired by a global insurance group in 2016. Michael leads the WHS Foundation’s management team in its social-purpose vision of creating safer, healthier work in Western Australia.