He has an aptitude for leading teams and managing projects, harnessing the strengths of all team members to deliver high quality projects. He guides teams to combine data analysis and stakeholder engagement to derive robust and actionable insights that help clients to extend their influence.
Prior to joining Nous, Michael spent five years at the Australian Treasury where he worked on budget policy on the National Disability Insurance Scheme and Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme. He also spent two years at the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet in the Behavioural Economics Team, designing consumer-centric policy interventions and randomised controlled trials. He holds a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Melbourne and a Master of Public Policy in Economic Policy from the Australian National University.
Michael enjoys spending time with his partner, young son and two dogs.