Michelle Shafizadeh

Michelle Shafizadeh

Michelle has more than 26 years’ in financial audit and providing technical accounting, audit and governance advice in the private and public sector. She is currently a member of the Executive for the Office of the Auditor General in WA where she leads the Technical and Audit Quality team.

This role involves providing accounting, audit and governance technical advice to staff, assists in the development of standards by standard setting bodies, monitoring financial, performance and information systems audit quality and risk management.

Prior to joining the Office of the Auditor General, Michelle was an Audit and Assurance Partner for a second tier accounting firm in WA and also led the National Australia and New Zealand technical team for another second tier accounting firm.

Michelle has a Bachelor of Business from Curtin University. She is a Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand, Fellow of CPA Australia, Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia, Fellow of Australian Institute of Management, Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a Registered Company Auditor. Michelle is a WA Regional Council Member for Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.