Poidevin joins Bell Financial


Simon Poidevin has joined financial advisory and broking firm Bell Financial Group as managing director corporate stockbroking. Poidevin joins the listed group from Bizzell Capital Partners where he was an execu.. Read More

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

AMP Capital, FSC announce new appointments


Fund manager AMP Capital has announced changes to its leadership team, including the promotion of its Australian and New Zealand director and the heads of its global equities and fixed income businesses. The gro.. Read More

IOOF reveals new technical services head


IOOF has promoted its senior technical services manager Martin Breckon to head of technical services following his predecessor Kate Anderson’s move to IOOF-owned dealer group Bridges Financial Services. Br.. Read More

Shadforth veteran to advise PractiFI


Wealth management platform provider PractiFI has appointed a former head of advice for dealer group Shadforth to head up its new advisory board. David Haintz, an advice industry veteran who has previously held r.. Read More

AFA announces new CEO as Fox steps down


Brad Fox has stepped down as chief executive of the Association of Financial Advisers (AFA) after four years at the helm. Fox will be succeeded by former Zurich executive and ex-financial adviser Philip Kewin, w.. Read More

Fox steps down as AFA CEO


The Association of Financial Advisers has announced chief executive Brad Fox will step down, to be succeeded by former financial adviser and Zurich executive Phillip Kewin. Fox would exit the role on 20 March, i.. Read More

Ex-NSW premier joins NAB in executive role


National Australia Bank (NAB) has announced three new recruits to its executive leadership team, including former New South Wales premier Mike Baird. Baird, who resigned his premiership just five weeks ago, was .. Read More

VanEck strengthens investment team


Global asset manager and exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider VanEck has bolstered its local investment team following strong growth in its Australian business. Former Goldman Sachs JBWere financial analyst Brett.. Read More

Ex-FPA chairman to lead Countplus


Countplus has appointed former FPA chairman Matthew Rowe as its chief executive and managing director, effective immediately. Rowe brings to the role extensive experience from a string of prominent professional .. Read More

New hires to boost BlackRock, Moneysoft


BlackRock Australia has bolstered its wealth distribution and research relationship teams with two appointments in a bid to enhance its service delivery for clients. Former Perpetual Investments state sales mana.. Read More