Meet the Administrator

Mr Michael Lambert

Image of the Administrator of the National Health Funding Pool, Michael Lambert.

Michael Lambert was appointed The Administrator of the National Health Funding Pool on 17 July 2018.

Michael Lambert’s career has covered four broad areas: public policy and finance in the NSW Treasury; investment banking; non-executive director roles; and working in areas related to the health sector. He is a former senior executive in investment banking, working for a number of international investment banks and specialising in advising governments in Australia and overseas. Prior to that, he worked for the NSW Government for a period of 17 years in a range of senior positions culminating in the role of Treasury Secretary. Whilst working in NSW Government, Michael had oversight of the health sector and has also held Non-Executive Directorships in the health sector with the NSW Northern Suburbs Area Health Board and the NSW Cancer Council.

More recently he has held a number of non-executive director positions including with Energy Australia and the State Superannuation Fund.

He is currently a Non-Executive Director with the Sax Institute as well as acting as a pro bono senior advisor on health economics.

He holds an Honours and Master's degree in Economics, a Masters in Philosophy and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (GAICD).