Michael Zorbas

28 January 2014 – Michael Zorbas is understood to be leaving Grocon to take up a senior executive role with Lend Lease. His new role, as head of external government and industry affairs, will mean a move back to Sydney from Melbourne, and will start in April, industry sources said..

Zorbas’s former role with Grocon was head of strategy and corporate communications.

His background includes fives years as general manager government relations with Stockland, chief advocate for the Property Council and deputy head of media for the Liberal Democrats in the UK.

He is on the board of the Sydney Institute, is a past director of the Canadian Government’s Forum of Federations, and served two terms on the SBS Community Advisory Committee.