Marian Azer

Custody

ACSA’s stronger super task force win awards

Four individuals have been recognised by the Australian Custodial Services Association (ACSA) for outstanding contributions to custody and investment administration. The 2014 ACSA award winners are: • Marian Azer, head of global funds services, product for J.P. Morgan Investor Services Australia and New Zealand • Daniel Cheever, vice president and head of superannuation of State […]
Custody

The incredible expanding world of custody

A central, if often overlooked feature of Australia’s super funds is that they have, for a very long time, worked closely with external service providers in their pursuit of world best practice. In relation to custody and securities services, this is a very sensible approach. The scale, geographic reach, and massive investment in technology of […]
Investment Strategy

Solomon to take charge of Mercer Sentinel

Robin Solomon will lead the Asia-Pacific business of Mercer Sentinel following a seven-month period in which six staff members, including principals and senior associates, exited. Solomon, a Sydney-based principal with the investment operations consultancy, will replace Lounarda David, who led Sentinel for 13 years before leaving in late April, as new hires are made to […]