MTAA Super and Tasplan confirm executive team

mtaa super Tasplan appointments ceo CIO merger

3 September 2020
| By Jassmyn |
image
image
expand image

MTAA Super chief executive officer (CEO), Leeanne Turner, has been appointed to lead the merged MTAA Super and Tasplan fund next year.

MTAA and Tasplan have confirmed its executive team that will lead the combined fund from 31 March, 2021.

The team includes:

  • Leeanne Turner, CEO;
  • Kathleen Crawford, chief operations officer;
  • Dr Ross Barry, chief investment officer;
  • Ningning Lyons, chief strategy officer;
  • Robyn Judd, chief of people and culture;
  • Amy Ward, chief of governance, risk and compliance; and
  • Grace Angeles, chief finance officer.

Barry would join MTAA Super on 28 September, 2020, and was recently senior investment leader for First State Super.

Departing from MTAA Super would be deputy CEO Michael Sykes; executive manager, operations Chris Porter; and Michael Irving, executive manager of marketing, communications, education and advice.

Departing from Tasplan would be CEO Wayne Davy; chief operations officer and deputy chief executive officer, Nick Connor; executive manager, strategy Keryn Welch; chief risk officer Greg Hanigan; and acting chief investment officer Dave Stuart.

Commenting on the announcement, Turner said: “On behalf of our respective boards, staff, and members, I sincerely thank all the executives for their dedication and commitment to the funds. They have been instrumental in driving this merger and have been integral to our success for many years leading up to this. I wish them all the best with their future endeavours.

“We are excited about the future. This merger will allow us to provide the personal customer service benefits of a smaller fund while harnessing the benefits of scale a larger fund can bring.”

Read more about:

AUTHOR

Recommended for you

 
sub-bgsidebar subscription

Never miss the latest news and developments in wealth management industry

 

MARKET INSIGHTS

Old Fella

Of course a survey commissioned by an adviser coaching business would find that having an external business coach is a k...

11 hours ago
One foot out the door

A financial planner is expected to earn between $95,000 and $120,000 per year, depending on the state. Really? I don't...

21 hours ago
JOHN GILLIES

The whole thing is a bit frightening especially the last note where notes on what might be done could result in the need...

1 day 17 hours ago

ASIC has cancelled the AFS licence of a Sydney wealth firm, the fifth Sydney firm to see a cancellation since the start of the year....

1 week 6 days ago

A former financial adviser has been banned by ASIC from providing financial services for inappropriate advice, among multiple breaches....

4 weeks ago

More than 20 winners from the funds management industry have been crowned at this year’s awards....

6 days 19 hours ago

TOP PERFORMING FUNDS

ACS FIXED INT - AUSTRALIA/GLOBAL BOND