Michelle Laforest

Coraggio Chair Michelle Laforest
Chairs in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane

Michelle Laforest has extensive executive and board experience spanning a range of diverse industries including publishing, software, professional services, media and entertainment, skincare and not for profit organisations.

Most recently as Managing Director of Wolters Kluwer, Michelle led the organisational, cultural and digital transformation of the tax and accounting content business.

Having worked extensively throughout Asia Pacific she is an expert both in the region and in the areas of strategic thinking, innovative leadership, digital growth, talent management and branding.

Michelle is passionate about encouraging leaders to develop their teams and grow their business through strategy, innovation and team collaboration.

Michelle has been a member of Coraggio for 8 years and is a graduate of The Australian Institute of Company Directors and Harvard President’s program.