Four weeks into his new role as the institutional business head for Australia and New Zealand at Eaton Vance, we catch up with Ty Thurgood to learn about what drew him to the firm and what's now keeping him busy. He also shares stories of his very first job, best advice, greatest influencers and car trips squeezed between the unlikeliest of passengers. More
After almost a decade in senior executive roles in superannuation, Suzanne Holden is returning to the transport industry as Sydney Trains' new chief customer officer. Suzanne shares with Industry Moves some of the experiences that have shaped her life and career so far, as well as her enthusiasm for the challenges ahead.
Scott Bennett has been with Northern Trust Asset Management for just over a year and is head of quantitative research and client solutions, Australia and New Zealand. He speaks with Industry Moves about Northern Trust's factor-based approach to investing and why it is particularly important in a concentrated market like Australia. He also tell us why he likes quantitative investing and how the best career advice he ever received was to 'be a sponge'.
In a highly informative Q&A, with an entertaining finish, Danielle Welsh-Rose talks to Industry Moves about her new role as an ESG investment director with Aberdeen Standard Investments. We ask Danielle to name the biggest ESG issues of our time and, having worked in ESG roles for two decades, the major changes she's observed. She also shares some advice for her younger self and reveals a thing or two that we definitely didn't know about her. More
The Northern Trust Asset Management Australian Equity Multi-Factor Strategy invests in a diversified portfolio of undervalued, high-quality companies with positive momentum. The strategy provides exposure to value, quality, momentum and low volatility factors in a systematic framework, on the ... More
Recent launches snapshot
How many appointments and departures were reported for the first three quarters of the year compared to the last four years? What percentage of those appointments were secured by women and how many were awarded internally? We analyse the last five years' data in Industry Moves' vault of over 8,250 moves to find out. We also highlight the move, Q&A and Insight piece that most grabbed your attention.
So far this year, Industry Moves has reported on five new super fund CEO appointments. With the increasing number of merger discussions underway in the sector, more appointments like the joint Equip/Catholic Super CEO role awarded to Scott Cameron are to be expected. For now, we shine a spotlight on this year's new appointees and take a look back at our historical data to bring you a list of those individuals, 27% of them women, who have secured CEO roles at 26 of Australia’s super funds since 2015.