Scheerlinck confirmed in AIST top job


The Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) has announced that interim chief executive Eva Scheerlinck will step up to lead the industry body on a permanent basis, following the resignation last year o.. Read More

netwealth, NAB AM unveil new hires


Netwealth has appointed Nick Mitchell to the newly created role of head of distribution as part of the financial services firm’s efforts to expand its client service. Mitchell’s primary focus would b.. Read More

Perpetual appoints ex-BTFG manager


Perpetual Investments has appointed a former BT Financial Group (BTFG) portfolio manager to the role of investment specialist. New recruit Ron Mehmet brings with him over 30 years’ experience in financial .. Read More

Advisers must prove their value and worth


Relevant experience would not be enough to secure a job in 2017 and advisers would need to demonstrate their value in an increasingly competitive market, according to global recruitment firm Hays. In its “.. Read More

Tribeca recruits investment analysts


Fund manager Tribeca Investment Partners has appointed two new investment analysts to its global natural resources team. The firm said the two new recruits, Michael Orphanides and James Eginton, would both bring.. Read More

Bridges appoints two IOOF leaders


IOOF-owned Bridges Financial Services has made two senior appointments to the advice group’s leadership team. Current IOOF national technical services manager Kate Anderson will come on board as Bridges he.. Read More

Equity Trustees acquires Bendigo trust arm


Equity Trustees has announced it will acquire the estate and trust division of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank-owned Sandhurst Trustees. The group said it would purchase Sandhurst's estate and trust arm, which has a c.. Read More

Ex-ombudsman hired to lift ANZ’s game


ANZ Bank’s attempt to improve fairness of products and services across its business divisions has seen former Financial Ombudsman Service ombudsman Colin Neave appointed to the new role of customer fairness adv.. Read More

Perpetual appoints ex-ASX CEO as chairman


Perpetual has appointed former ASIC commissioner and ASX chief executive Tony D’Aloisio as its new chairman-elect. D’Aloisio, who served as ASIC commissioner in 2006 and as the regulator’s chai.. Read More

CAANZ rationalisation leads to Elvy exit


The Chartered Accountants Association of Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ) has restructured its management following changes to limited licensing arrangements for accountants that led to long-serving head of financia.. Read More

Rogan exit prompts senior Challenger shuffle


Challenger has announced a series of changes to its leadership team, including the resignation of its chief executive of distribution, marketing and research. Paul Rogan, who has been in the role for five years,.. Read More