Expert AdvisorNational Lead - Environment, Climate Change and Water
Lead: National Lead - Environment, Climate Change and Water
Phone: 1800 959 885
Mobile: 1800 959 885
Malcolm recently completed a 34 year career in the Australian Public Service to join Proximity.
After stints in the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, Treasury and Infrastructure and as a Ministerial adviser, Malcolm spent around 17 years in and around the environment, water and agriculture portfolios. From 2009 he was a Deputy Secretary in the Environment and Agriculture departments. From April 2020 to April 2021, he led the team in support of the National COVID-19 Commission.
His diverse career across 8 departments and agencies has provided him with deep experience in strategic policy, regulatory practice, Commonwealth-State work, corporate management, program delivery, and operational challenges ranging from Antarctica to National Parks.
Malcolm has a degree with Honours in Economics from the University of Queensland.
He is married to Rosemary and they have three sons, Sam, Drew and Lachie.
Malcolm enjoys kayaking and walking with Rosemary, and loves reading, gardening, music and theology.