Michael Schaper


Speeches by Michael Schaper

Extensive leadership and governance experience across business, government, regulatory services, professional associations and academia. Government appointments include chair of Shadow Economy Advisory Board; Deputy Chairman of the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission; Small Business Commissioner for the Australian Capital Territory; adviser to various state and federal Ministers and MPs. ESG sustainability specialist with a focus on company directors, and business adaptation to climate change. PhD in small business environmental management. CEO of various peak industry and professional associations, community advisory centres, and university business schools. Board member/director of numerous organisations, both in Australia and internationally, such as University of Canberra council, WA Gaming & Wagering Commission, International Council for Small Business and AICD national board. Widely published with over 10 books, numerous articles and op-ed pieces.