Appointed Governor in 2016
Michael Coleman is an experienced director and Chairman. He is a pragmatic risk manager and Audit Committee expert specialising in financial services, property, funds management and media.
He is currently a non-executive Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee, Macquarie Group Limited and Macquarie Bank; Chairman, Bingo Industries Limited; Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee, Legal Aid NSW; Adjunct Professor of Business, UNSW; National Board Member, Chairman of Audit Committee and NSW Councillor, Australian Institute of Company Directors; Chairman of Planet Ark Environmental Foundation.
He retired from KPMG in 2011 after a 40-year career which included 30 years as a partner, executive experience as National Managing Partner for both Audit and Risk Management & Regulation in Australia and head of risk and regulatory management across Asia. As an audit partner Michael had extensive financial reporting and corporate governance experience across a range of industry sectors, but especially banking & finance, funds management, property and media in addition to significant government and regulatory engagement.