On 13 January 2014, Malcolm commenced his five year term as the Chief Executive of the National Capital Authority (NCA).
Malcolm joins the NCA following a diverse career working with and being a member of statutory and commercial boards and has extensive senior executive experience. This includes a decade as Head of Urban Design with the City of Melbourne, as a Director of international consulting firm Urbis and as CEO of South Bank Corporation in Brisbane.
Malcolm is one of Australia’s leading place makers and managers. He was the inaugural Chairman of the Place Leaders Association and is acknowledged for the breadth of his place design and development experience and his advocacy for creating better cities. With qualifications in urban planning and landscape architecture and a career spanning nearly four decades, he has led major city revitalisation programs throughout Australia, Asia and the United Kingdom both as an urban planning consultant and advisor to all spheres of government.