Director/Owner The Lighthouse
Michael has thirty years experience in the advertising
industry. He is co-founder of three large advertising agencies;
Colenso, Hutcheson Knowles Marinkovich and Marcoa Direct.
He joined Saatchi & Saatchi in 1997 first as Executive
Director, and then Managing Director.
Michael now runs The Lighthouse Ideas Company, an innovation
and start-up incubator, bringing new brands and start-up
businesses to market.
He holds several directorships including Brave New World
Ltd, Image Centre Ltd, Screentime Ltd, Lighthouse Ventures
Ltd, Lonely Cow Ltd, and is involved in community projects
Project K Trust and Spirit of Adventure Trust.