Equity Trustees appoints new director to Super Board

Australia’s leading trustee company Equity Trustees today announced the appointment of Paul Rogan as an independent director to the Equity Trustees Superannuation Limited Board (ETSL).

Equity Trustees’ Managing Director, Mick O’Brien said: “Paul has excellent experience and qualifications – the right mix of capability for a Board which has responsibility for more than $8bn of funds under supervision for nearly 230,000 superannuation members.”

Paul is a senior financial services executive with a proven track record for delivering results having successfully managed businesses through rapid growth phases and complex change. He held senior roles at Challenger Limited, National Australia Group (Wealth Management), Lendlease / MLC and the NRMA Building Society. In addition, he has more than 25 years’ experience in serving on entity boards and industry groups.

“The role of a specialist superannuation trustee is essential to the integrity of our superannuation system which maintains millions of Australians in retirement,” said Tony Lally, Chairman, ETSL Board.

“Members must have confidence in the superannuation trustee responsible for their fund so they can trust that their interests are being properly looked after – and part of that is engaging the best expertise on the Board of our market leading specialist trustee business.”

Paul Rogan joins Sue Everingham, who was appointed in February 2019, fellow independent directors Catherine Robson, Ellis Varejes and Tony Lally (Chairman), and executive directors Mark Blair (Executive General Manager, Superannuation Trustee Office) and Mick O’Brien (Managing Director, Equity Trustees) on the ETSL Board.

“Equity Trustees congratulates Paul on his appointment and look forward to his contribution as we continue to raise the standard in securing members’ interests,” concluded Mr Lally.

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