Michael Easson AM

Michael Easson AM

Michael is co-founding Director and Executive Chairman of EG, a leading Funds Management and Property Advisory company. Michael has extensive experience in infrastructure, funds management and development, with over 30 years in the industry.

Michael is currently independent Chair of the City Renewal Authority (Canberra) and of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA), as well as a founder and co-owner of Ridley & Co. and Willow Inc.

His past directorships include Icon Water, ActewAGL, the ANZ (2000 Olympic) Stadium, ING RE, State Super, NRMA Insurance, State Rail Authority of NSW, Sydney Metro Transport, Macquarie Infrastructure Group and Macquarie Goodman.

Michael was an Adjunct Professor at the Australian Graduate School of Management’s Centre for Corporate Change and to 1994 Vice President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions and Secretary of the NSW Labor Council.

Michael holds a First Class Honours in Politics from UNSW, Management and Finance programs from Harvard and Stanford University Business Schools, a Masters in Science in Sustainable Development from University of Oxford, a PhD in history from UNSW and a PhD in transport and urban planning from the University of Melbourne.