Michael Malone was appointed as an Independent Non-Executive Director of Speedcast in May 2014.
He is the founder and former CEO of ASX-listed internet provider iiNet, a position he held from 1999 to 2013.
From 1996-2002, Michael served as the President of the Western Australian Internet Association.
He also formerly held position as the Deputy Chairman of Autism West.
Michael was a winner of the Western Australian Information Technology and Telecommunications awards lifetime achievement award in 2005
In 2006, he achieved the Business News Award for the most outstanding business leader in Western Australia under 40 and the Young Leader of the Year award for the JML Australia Human Capital Leadership Awards.
Michael holds a Bachelor of Science and a Diploma of Education from the University of Western Australia.