Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Zilch Forwarding

Michael Blake is the CEO of Zilch Forwarding. A passionate advocate for the sustainable transport movement in Australia and abroad, Michael brings a diverse background in global trade to the table. With experience in exports, port operations, consulting, IT (GTM), and freight forwarding, Michael has a firm grasp of the logistics industry. In 2015, he began a deep dive into sustainable logistics, recognising the need for a freight forwarding solution that prioritises sustainability at its core. In 2021, Michael launched Zilch Forwarding to provide shippers with a comprehensive, sustainable logistics solution that is not an afterthought, but at the heart of the company’s operations. Michael is committed to reducing carbon emissions and promoting sustainable transportation practices in the logistics industry. Today, his brand is leading the charge toward a more sustainable future.