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.

 

Co-Chairs

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

1. FSC Director Ben Walsh, CEO Mercer Australia and New Zealand

2. FSC Director Jason Yetton, CEO of NewCo

 

FSC Contacts

For more information, please contact;

Jane Macnamara

Policy Manager
02 8235 2519
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Super Board Committee

Ben Walsh

Mercer Australia and New Zealand

Chief Executive Officer

David Clark

AMP Financial Services Limited

Head of Product Management

David Knox

Mercer (Australia) Pty Ltd

Senior Partner

Helen Murdoch MLC Wealth

General Manager, Corporate Superannuation

James Gyton Suncorp Portfolio Services Ltd

Executive Manager, Wealth Product & Service

Jason Yetton

NewCo

Chief Executive Officer

Justin Hoare

Bendigo & Adelaide Bank LT

Head of Sandhurst Products and Solutions

Karen Hughes Australian Ethical Investment Ltd

Chief Risk Officer

Kelly Power

Colonial First State Investments Limited

General Manager, Product, Colonial First State

Mark Pankhurst ANZ Wealth Australia Ltd

Head of Superannuation Pensions & Investments

Melinda Howes

BT Financial Group

General Manager, Superannuation

Stephen Asplin Macquarie Banking & Financial Services

Division Director & Head of Platform Product

Stuart Raymond

Challenger Limited

Head of Retirement Solutions - Distribution, Product & Marketing 

Tim Furlan

Russell Investments Group

Director, Superannuation

 

Superannuation Board Committee meeting dates for 2019

Wednesday 6 February 9:30am - 11:00am
Monday 6 May 9:30am - 11:00am
Monday 17 June 9:30am - 11:00am
Friday 23 August 9:30am - 11:00am
Tuesday 15 October 10:30am - 12:00pm
Monday 18 November 9.30am - 11.00am