Damien Frawley

Investment Strategy

BlackRock hires Justin Arter as Australian chief

BlackRock Australia has hired Justin Arter as its country head. Arter replaces Damien Frawley, who joins Brisbane-based Queensland Investment Corporation on July 1. Arter announced on May 18 his departure after two and-a-half years as chief executive of Victorian Funds Management Corporation. He did not specify what company he was going to work.for. Arter also […]
Investment Strategy

BlackRock hires Justin Arter as Australian chief

BlackRock Australia has hired Justin Arter as its country head. Arter replaces Damien Frawley, who joins Brisbane-based Queensland Investment Corporation on July 1. Arter announced on May 18 his departure after two and-a-half years as chief executive of Victorian Funds Management Corporation. He did not specify what company he was going to work.for. Arter also […]
Investment Strategy

McTaggart reflects on 14 years steering QIC

As Doug McTaggart prepares to leave his position as chief executive officer of QIC, he says the state-owned asset manager is well positioned to build on its growing client base. QIC, under McTaggart, has expanded from its foundation clients, the Queensland government and QSuper, and increasingly looked to commercial opportunities via large institutional investors in […]
Investment Strategy

QIC GRE: Carter out, Leigh in

The head of QIC’s global real restate (GRE) boutique, Robert Carter will leave QIC to pursue consulting opportunities, while Steven Leigh, the head of La Salle’s Australian operations, is set to replace him Robert Carter, a 22-year veteran of the Queensland funds manager, has decided to pursue consulting opportunities, which will include advising QIC during […]
Investment Strategy

QIC appoints Damien Frawley CEO

Queensland Investment Corp. hired Damien Frawley as chief executive of the $60.2 billion asset manager. Frawley, who is in charge of BlackRock Australia, will join Brisbane-based QIC July 1 after leaving BlackRock sometime before that date. Frawley will replace Doug McTaggart who announced his intention to retire last year. QIC says it is the third-largest […]