Michael specialises in data, financial and economic analysis. He is experienced in combining large data sets to generate actionable insights and solve business problems.
Michael has previously worked in analytics roles within the public health and education sectors. While at the New Zealand Pharmaceutical Management Agency (PHARMAC), he used data and analytics to drive funding decisions and assess the impact of those. In the UK, he worked closely with the Department for Education, scoping, designing and testing the systems required to generate the School League Performance Tables and National Pupil Database.
Michael holds a BCom (First Class Honours) in Economics from the University of Otago.