- Co-founder of The Minerva Collective
With a background in pure mathematics, Michael has spent the last 12 years working in data science and consulting and has a passion for using the emerging trend of data science to change the world. In August 2015, he also founded Cafe Art Australia which is a social enterprise showcasing the art work of people affected by homelessness. His continued involvement with charities and social enterprises inspired him to devote his life to working for social good and led to the exciting founding of The Minerva Collective in September 2016. Mike is founder and joint CEO of The Minerva Collective, who use data sharing technology and a legal framework to make corporate data available to not for profits. In 2017 they have been working on using technology, data sharing and data science in the private sector to help reduce domestic violence in Australia.