This Committee has responsibility for developing the Financial Services Council's strategies and policies in relation to superannuation and retirement savings.

The Committee’s objectives are to:

  • enhance the effectiveness, efficiency and adequacy of the superannuation system;
  • maintain and increase consumer confidence in superannuation; and
  • improve levels of engagement and financial literacy in superannuation.

The Committee also has oversight of the Financial Services Council's relationship with relevant regulators and government departments that have responsibility for superannuation, including: the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA); Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC); Australian Tax Office (ATO); and the Department of Treasury.



The Committee comprises two members of the FSC's Board:

1. FSC Director, Alexis George, CEO AMP Ltd

2. FSC Director, Kelly Power CEO Colonial First State Superannuation


FSC Contacts

For more information, please contact;

Kirsten Samuels

Policy Director - Superannuation & Innovation
P: 0435 779 858
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Aidan Johnson

Policy Manager - Superannuation
P: 0421 944 648
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Super Board Committee

Aaron Minney

Head of Retirement Income

Challenger Ltd

Andrew Godfrey

Equity Trustees Superannuation Ltd

Executive General Manager Superannuation

Chris Kalliris

Macquarie Group

Regulatory Strategy and Product Risk

Daniel Shrimski 

Vanguard Investments Australia Ltd

Managing Director

David MacKenzie Russell Investment Group

Managing Director, MasterTrust, TRM and Business Solutions

David Yeates Colonial First State Superannuation

Executive Director – Superannuation & Insurance

Deborah Latimer HUB24 Ltd

Chief Risk Officer

Dina Kotsopoulos ING Ltd

Head of Customer Experience & Service

Jason Marler Insignia Financial Ltd

General Manager, Workplace Super

Justin Hoare

Bendigo & Adelaide Bank Ltd

Head of Sandhurst Products and Solutions

Karen Hughes Australian Ethical Investment Ltd

Chief Risk Officer

Kate Farrar Brighter Super

Chief Executive Officer

Kath Cosentino

BT Financial Group

Head of Platforms Product Management, BT Strategy & Product

Melinda Howes

AMP Superannuation & Investments

Group Executive

Ningning Lyons

Spirit Super

Chief Strategy Officer

Tim Barber

Mercer (Australia) Ltd

Head of Superannuation


Superannuation Board Committee meeting dates for 2024

Monday 19 February

9.30am - 11.00am

Monday 18 March

1.30pm - 3.30pm

Monday 27 May

1.30pm - 4.00pm

Tuesday 30 July

1.30pm - 3.00pm

Wednesday 4 September

10.00am- 11.30am

Thursday 14 November

2.00pm - 4.30pm