Michael Hipwood

Chief Financial Officer

Committed to financial excellence, Michael provides the balance of commercial and robust discipline to drive performance outcomes. Always one step ahead, he works ‘on’ as much as he does ‘in’ the business, establishing a clear picture for all of a united strategic vision, key financial priorities, and high-performance expectations.

This combination of strategic, financial, and operational leadership skills was first shown as CFO of LinkWater where, over two years, Michael established a best practice finance function that facilitated the delivery of what, at the time, was a critical infrastructure project for the local community and economy. Following this success, Michael was appointed by Mincom to lead an organizational transformation as GM Finance, engaging teals along a change journey that delivered a complete performance turnaround. Driving a similar step change as CFO and Company Director of Boeing Australia, Michael tripled revenue in four years while reversing a trend of decline. He has continued to build a vision of financial integrity, commerciality and continuous improvement as CFO of Brisbane South PHN, driving improved health outcomes for 1.1 million residents, and as Head of Finance for Genie Solutions, Australia’s leading practice management software company for medical professionals.

Michael joined Tritium as CFO in April 2019, managing the finances of one of Australia’s most innovative and world-leading technology companies with the sole aim of supplying the charging infrastructure necessary for the future demand of EVs around the world.

Along with Jane Hunter and David Toomey, Michael is a member of the Tritium Executive Committee.

Michael has a Bachelor of Arts and a Graduate Diploma of Professional Accounting from Griffith University and a Master of Business Administration from Deakin University.