Michael Tilley

Chairman and Non-Executive Director

Michael Tilley is a highly experienced executive having spent over 30 years advising and managing leading companies in financial services, life insurance and funds management in Australasia.

Michael Tilley retired from Challenger Financial Services in 2008, having become Deputy Chairman in 2003 and Chief Executive in 2004.

Before taking the CEO role at Challenger, Michael was a Non-Executive Director of Incitec Limited, Chairman and Chief Executive of Merrill Lynch Australasia, Regional Head of Mergers and Acquisitions and a member of the Asian Executive Committee of Merrill Lynch and was as a partner at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.

Michael was a non-executive Director at Orica Ltd from November 2003 until 2013.  He was the Chairman of Orica's Safety, Health & Environment Committee and a member of the Audit and Risk and Corporate Governance and Nominations Committees. Michael is a former member of the Takeovers Panel.

Michael was appointed non-executive Chairman of Hotel Property Investments in November 2013.

Michael holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration from Swinburne University and is a Fellow of The Australian Institute of Company Directors.