Michael Bray is KPMG Fellow of Integrated Reporting at Deakin University, and Director of Better Business Reporting at KPMG Australia. He was previously an Ambassador of the IIRC, and was John Stanhope’s Alternate as the IIRC’s nominee to the B20’s Infrastructure & Investment Task Force in 2015. He is also a Project Executive of the Australian Business Reporting Leaders Forum.
Michael is a Registered Company Auditor and was an Audit Partner of KPMG Australia for 27 years until June 2016. He led the formation of KPMG’s Better Business Reporting Group in 2010, and continues in that Group today, working with clients on their implementation of integrated reporting.
He was Global Executive Partner for KPMG’s Energy & Natural Resources (ENR) Practice between 2001 and 2005, and after that led its Asia Pacific and Australian ENR Practices for a period. He is a former director of the Australian Energy Policy Institute. Michael’s ENR sector focus was on enabling financing of the investments required to implement energy policy, including through integrated reporting.
Michael is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, and graduated with Honours in the bachelor of Commerce at Melbourne University in 1979.