Joined in 2009
Michael’s extensive career in funds management and financial services spans more than 35 years. His experience has been gained in both Australia and the US. Michael has had significant leadership responsibilities in various capacities as Head of Business Strategy (BT Funds Management), Joint Managing Director (Westpac Financial Services), CEO (Perpetual Funds Management and Principal Global Investors Australia), and more recently in the US as COO (Principal Global Investors) and President and Chief Operating Officer (Post Advisory Group LLC). Michael is a director of Industry Super Holdings as well as Industry Fund Services, the leading provider of financial products and advice services to industry superannuation funds in Australia, and is on the Investment Committee of the Steve Waugh Foundation Australia. He joined the board of IFS Insurance Services in April 2014, an entity that provides insurance solutions to industry superannuation funds and Australian corporate clients. Michael is Chair of both the Board Audit and Risk Committee and the Board Remuneration and People Committee, and is a member of the Board Investment Committee.