Michael Cassel

Michael Cassel

Biography

Michael Cassel is the chief executive of Hunter Development Corporation and program director for the Revitalising Newcastle program. Michael joined HDC as the chief executive in February 2017. Prior to taking on the role, Michael held numerous senior positions in public, private, not-for-profit and government sectors. Through Michael’s leadership, HDC is continuing to deliver transformational change in Newcastle and the broader Hunter region, with new homes, commercial and retail opportunities alongside a commitment to superior urban design outcomes.