Michael manages Nous Group’s unique co-working offer, Nous House. He has a diverse private sector background covering financial services, franchising, retailing, logistics, the building industry, e-commerce and digital and technology services. He has been a leader in the franchise sector across Australia and New Zealand. Michael was a director of Franchise Council of Australia for three years and regularly speaks at franchising conferences about how to use cloud-based technologies and enterprise social tools to engage franchisees in digital transformation. He has owned and operated his own retail business while living in New Zealand.