Michael Barlow is an urban planner with expertise in urban strategy, city development and large project delivery with a career spanning more than 35 years.
He is currently a director at Urbis Pty Ltd where he advises the private sector and government on development matters including major infrastructure initiatives, strategic urban renewal and key development opportunities. Michael has worked throughout Asia and the Middle East in a variety of cities where he has led the development of metropolitan strategies and city shaping projects. Michael co-authored a major report on creating ‘Smart Growth’ opportunities for Australian cities. He is a Board member of Women’s Housing Limited and a member of the Property Council of Australia.