Michael Cole

Governance

Heads of merged NSW funds named

Mark O’Brien has been picked to head portfolio management for the amalgamated $60 billion New South Wales government funds. O’Brien, who is currently general manager of investments at State Super, will be joined in the management team by Steve McKenna, current chief investment officer for Work Cover, who will look after client interaction and solutions. […]
Investment Strategy

State Super to gain admin savings of $65bn fund

State Super is to gain the economies of scale of sharing a common administration platform, due diligence, manager appointments and reporting with TCorp and the Safety, Return to Work and Support Division. The NSW treasurer and the minister for finance and services have announced the merger of activities to gain greater cost efficiencies for each […]