Gordon Hagart

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ACSI appoints new CEO

The Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) has appointed Louise Davidson as its new chief executive. She is taking over the role from Gordon Hagart who is returning to Europe. Davidson said she was delighted to join such an influential organisation’s at an important part in its development, particularly as there was growing recognition of […]
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ACSI: Australian companies, probably the best governed in the world

The standard of governance among listed Australian companies leads the world, states the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors’ (ACSI), after it unveiled progress on checking excessive pay. ACSI’s annual survey on chief executive pay shows median termination payments at Australia’s largest listed companies have shrunk from $3.5 million in 2008 to $1.3 million in 2013. […]
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ACSI a testing ground for Australian business ideas

Super fund corporate governance know-how is increasingly being used by Australian companies to test commercial ideas, according to Gordon Hagart,  head of environmental, social and governance (ESG) risk management at the Future Fund. Hagart, pictured right, was speaking in advance of assuming the role of chief executive of the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors (ACSI) […]