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Michelle Hinchliffe

Director of BHP Group Limited


Michelle has been a Director of BHP Group Limited since March 2022. 

Skills and experience:

Ms Hinchliffe has over 20 years’ experience as a partner in KPMG’s financial services division. She served as a member of KPMG’s UK Board and as the UK Chair of Audit between 2019 and 2022.  Prior to this, she was a member of the KPMG UK Executive Committee in her role as Head of Audit from 2017 to 2019. She retired from KPMG UK in February 2022. 

Prior to moving to KPMG UK, Ms Hinchliffe led KPMG's financial services practice in Australia between 2008 and 2013 and was a member of the KPMG Australia Board. 

Ms Hinchliffe qualified as a Chartered Accountant and has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Queensland.

Other directorships and offices (current and recent):

  • Non-executive Director of Macquarie Group Limited (current)
  • Non-executive Director of Macquarie Bank Limited (current)
  • Member of KPMG UK Board (2019 - 2022)

Board Committee memberships:

  • Member of the Risk and Audit Committee.