Acting Group Executive to depart First State Super for Sydney Trains

Executive Move


First State Super has announced changes to its leadership team including the departure of acting group executive member growth Suzanne Holden.

Effective December 2019, Holden will take up a new role as chief customer officer at Sydney Trains.

Holden joined First State Super in April 2019 and was previously a strategic consultant to the fund. Before this, she was CEO of Link Group Fund Administration and previously held senior roles at British Airways and Qantas.

She will be replaced by incoming group executive member growth Peter Chun, who will join First State Super in January 2020.

In other changes, Sarah Forman has been appointed as group executive advice.

Planes, Trains and Super: Q&A with Suzanne Holden


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December 2019

Acting Group Executive Member Growth

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