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Investment Strategy

FEAL chief steps down

Michael Baldwin is stepping down as chief executive of the Funds Executive Association Limited (FEAL) after 12 years with the organisation. In his time as chief executive, Baldwin established the superannuation industry’s first master’s degree in leadership, in partnership with Melbourne Business School, founded a mentoring initiative and several international scholarships. He is leaving to […]
Investment Strategy

Product important at Sunsuper

Sunsuper has boosted its product division, appointing three senior managers in newly created roles. The division, created last year to centralise the super fund’s product design and management, now consists of 11 staff, with Andrew Nicholson, general manager of product, at the helm. At the head of the fund’s superannuation and retirement products team will […]
Investment Strategy

Silk praises Rubin’s contribution

Following Elana Rubin’s departure as chair of AustralianSuper, chief executive Ian Silk has commended her contribution. “We are very disappointed to lose Elana as chair,” Silk said. Rubin, who was a board director of AustralianSuper for seven years, of which she was chair for six, is currently not giving any clue as to what her […]
Custody

Inhouse target: zero to $40 billion in 4 years

If everything continues on schedule, the $60-billion AustralianSuper will begin testing its new internal investment-management systems this month, with a view to managing its first money in house in the third quarter of 2013. Within four years the fund expects to manage as much as $40 billion in house, funded primarily from cash flow, and […]
Investment Strategy

New chief executive at AIST

Tom Garcia has been appointed chief executive officer of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) following the departure of former CEO, Fiona Reynolds, in January this year. Garcia, who has been executive manager, policy and research for the past two years at AIST, begins in the role immediately. AIST president, Cate Wood, made the […]
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