Michael is a dedicated professional to the sport, leisure, recreation and parks industries. His knowledge and skills span 15 years of operations and event delivery, sport, recreation and government planning, facility management and commercial business development.
Michael's work history includes major event planning and delivery in Sydney and Manchester (Olympic, Paralympic and Commonwealth Games). He also has international experience in sports facility and stadia development, having worked with the UK's largest sporting charity, the Football Foundation, as a consultant advising on, developing, and managing sports facility development projects.
Before launching insideEDGE, Michael worked for a number of consultancy practices in both London and Melbourne, managing a variety of projects for sport, government and community organisations. Extensive consultancy experience within these sectors, combined with experience in managing leisure facility and services contracts in local government, provides Michael with a well rounded approach to consultancy from planning and management perspectives.