Board

The Board charts ACSI's future direction, with input from the Member Council.  It oversees the finances and regulatory requirements, and appoints and reviews the performance of the CEO.

The Board meets quarterly and is made up of eleven Full member representatives.  The President and Deputy President are elected by and from the Board.

Current Board members are:  

  • Ian Silk - Chief Executive, AustralianSuper (President)

  • Antony Thow - Chief Operating Officer, LUCRF Super (Deputy President)

  • Julie Bignell - Member Director, CareSuper

  • Debby Blakey - Chief Executive Officer, HESTA

  • Candy Broad - Trustee Director, FIRST Super

  • David Elia - Chief Executive Officer, Hostplus

  • Bill Hartnett - Head of Sustainability, Local Government Super

  • John Livanas - Chief Executive Officer, State Super

  • Dave Noonan - Member Director, Cbus Super

  • Michael Pennisi - Chief Executive Officer, QSuper

  • Talieh Williams - Manager, Governance and Sustainable Investment, UniSuper

  

Member Council

The Member Council establishes ACSI's strategic direction, and serves as its policy making body. It meets quarterly and provides advice to the Board on a range of issues, including the annual business plan, the budget and the research program.  It seeks input from Members in relation to ACSI policy and strategic priorities, and also provides members with information sharing and educational opportunities. 

Current Member Council representatives are:

  • AIST – Eva Scheerlinck, CEO

  • LUCRF Super

  • AustralianSuper – Andrew Gray, Manager, Investements, Governance

  • Media Super – Gerard Noonan, Chair

  • CareSuper – Julie Bignell, Member Director

  • MTAA Super – Shaun O'Malley, Investments Manager

  • Catholic Super – Anna Shelley, Chief Investment Officer

  • NGS Super – Kathy Andrews, Manager, Investments Governance

  • Cbus – Nicole Bradford, Investment Manager, ESG

  • QSuper – Claire Molinari, ESG Governance Strategist

  • First State Super  – Liza McDonald, Head of Responsible Investment

  • State Super – Richard Hedley, Chief Investment Officer

  • FIRST Super – Bill Watson, CEO

  • TCorp – Komal Jalan, Senior Analyst, Investment Stewardship

  • HESTA – Joanne Saleeba, Investment Manager, ESG

  • TWUSUPER – Jerom Lotscher, Investment Operations Officer

  • HOSTPLUS – Dmitry Capel, Head of Equities and Governance 

  •  UniSuper – Talieh Williams, Manager, Governance and Sustainable Investment

  • IFM Investors – Chris Newton, Executive Director, Responsible Investment

 

  • Local Government Super – Bill Hartnett, Head of Sustainability