We are excited to welcome Michel Raymond to the HARC team.

Based in Brisbane, Michel has over 30 years of experience in flooding assessments and dams—covering planning, design upgrade, risk, real-time flood operations, safety management, emergency response plans and flood mitigation.

Before joining HARC, Michel was employed in a dam owner role providing technical leadership in real-time flood operations of gated dams, forecasting, dam safety management, dam upgrades, risk prioritisation, and application of ALARP for interim risk reduction.

Michel brings a wealth of experience across multiple disciplines, including hydrology, hydraulics, water management, risk and failure modes for dams and interfacing guidance for multi-disciplinary teams on complex dam projects.

Michel is the current ANCOLD chairman and has provided a range of contributions to ANCOLD such as guideline working groups, conference convenor, and published papers.