Michael Potter is the Policy Director, Economics and Tax at the Financial Services Council.
Michael jointly leads the FSC’s work on the Design and Distribution Obligations, and leads the FSC’s work on tax and economics.
Michael previously worked at the Centre for Independent Studies, the Parliamentary Budget Office, the Federal Department of Treasury, the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet, the National Farmers Federation and the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. He has over 20 years’ experience in public policy, particularly economics and tax issues.
Michael has a Master of Applied Economics from the Australian National University, and Bachelor of Economics with honours from the University of Sydney. He is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.