Michael John Cole is a businessperson who has been at the helm of 8 different companies. Presently, Mr. Cole occupies the position of Chairman for Ironbark Capital Ltd. and Chairman of Ironbark Capital Ltd. (Fund Distributor) (a subsidiary of Ironbark Capital Ltd.), Chairman for Challenger Infrastructure Fund and Chairman at Challenger Diversified Property Group. Mr. Cole is also on the board of Challenger Wine Trust.
In his past career he was Chairman for IMB Ltd. (Australia), Chairman for Platinum Asset Management Ltd., Executive Director & Executive Vice President at Principal Australia (Holdings) Pty Ltd., Chairman of Challenger Life CDI Nominees Pty Ltd., Chairman for SAS Trustee Corp. and Executive Director & Vice President at Bankers Trust Australia Group.
He received an undergraduate degree from The University of Sydney.