Fund People as at 12 April 2016

New Appointments

Telstra Super Appoints New CIO
Telstra Super has a new chief investment officer after a long search - Graeme Miller has joined the team, moving across from Willis Towers Watson. 

AMP Capital Hires Senior Manager and Analyst
Geoff Wells is the latest senior portfolio manager added at AMP Capital, and Peter Harris is a new senior resources analyst in the Australian equities division. Wells moves across from Macquarie Investment Management. Harris' previous roles include management roles at Shell Australia and JCP Investment Partners. 

NAB AS Appoints Custody GM
John Comito is the new executive general manager at NAB Asset Servicing, stepping into the role from within NAB, previously working as NAB's chief risk officer of products and markets. 

Macquarie Chair Succeeded
Peter Warne has taken over the Chair position at Macquarie, replacing Kevin McCann. Warne was previously a non-executive director and Chair of Macquarie's Board Remuneration Committee. 

Equipsuper Updates Board
New board members have joined the Equip Super board after elections. Michael Clinch (AGL manager group employee relations) and Jan Dekker (Cleantech Ventures chief executive and managing director). John Azaris and Robin Jervis-Read were re-elected. 


Equity Trustees Loses Head of Asset Management
Paul Kasian has resigned and already left Equity Trustees. Lance Pupelos, head of cash and fixed income, is to take over Kasian's role until a replacement is found. 

Suncorp Says Goodbye to CIO
Matt Pancino is leaving Suncorp as chief information officer after five years. Chief transformation officer Clayton Herbert will act in the role until a replacement is found.