Executive team

Graeme Russell


Chief Executive Officer

Appointed

March 2013

Career overview

- CEO, First Super
- Deputy CEO, Melbourne Enterprises International Ltd.
- Finance Director, Communication Industries Pty. Ltd.
- CFO, STA Travel (Worldwide)
- Chief of Staff, Minister for Public Transport and the Arts (VIC)
- Director, Just Super

Qualifications

- Bachelor of Business, RMIT
- Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance (Financial Planning)
- Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia
- Fellow of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees

 

Michael Rooney


Deputy Chief Executive Officer

Appointed

January 2003

Career overview

- General Manager Finance and Compliance, Media Super
- General Manager Operations, Print Super
- Product Manager, ANZ
- Superannuation Manager, AM Corporation

Qualifications

- Diploma of Financial Planning (Superannuation)
- RG146

 

Erick Cordero


General Manager, Growth

Appointed

25 August 2014

Career overview

- Business Development & Strategic Corporate Relationships, REST

- Corporate Superannuation – Senior National Strategy & Sales Manager, ING

- National Operations & Customer Service Manager, ING

- Corporate Superannuation Senior Transition Manager, ING

Qualifications

- GradDip Applied Finance and Investment (SIA)

- MBA Executive (AGSM)

- Fellow of FINSIA

- Associate of ASFA

  

Senior Managers

 

Susan Hewitt


Finance & Compliance Manager

Appointed

February 2007

Career overview

- Finance & Compliance Manager, Media Super
- Transition & Operations Manager and Executive Manager, JUST SUPER
- Client Relationship Manager and Project Manager, Citistreet
- Team Leader and Project Manager, Watson Wyatt

Qualifications

- Bachelor of Science
- Advanced Diploma of Superannuation
- RG 146

 

 

Farhaana Desai


Company Secretary and Compliance Manager

Appointed

17 February 2014

Career overview

- Compliance Manager, Media Super
- Compliance Manager and Company Secretary, Bell Asset Management
- Secretariat and Compliance Officer, UCA Funds Management
- Governance Officer, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited
- Legal Support and Estate Planning Officer, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited

Qualifications

- Bachelor of Business (Accountancy)  - RMIT
- Bachelor of Law - Monash
- Diploma in Legal Practice – Leo Cussens
- Graduate Diploma of Corporate Governance – Governance Institute of Australia
- Associate Member of the Governance Institute of Australia
- Diploma of Superannuation (cont) – ASFA

 


Former executive officers

Joel Clapham; General Manager, Communications & Marketing; Exited 21 November 2016.

Lisa Collins; General Manager, Client Relations; Exited 29 April 2015.