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Trustee Board Committee

Mandate

This Committee has responsibility for developing the Financial Services Council's strategies and policies in relation to Trustee Companies and Public Trustees.

The Committee's objectives are to:

  • promote sound governance practices in the traditional trustee services sector;

  • advocate for appropriate legal, regulatory and tax regimes that support the efficient and effective delivery of high quality trustee services to Australians;

  • facilitate an open and competitive national market for trustee services;

  • ensure that an adequate training programme in the Personal Trustee field is available to members; and

  • support the collection and maintenance of appropriate industry data.

The Committee also has oversight of the Financial Services Council's relationship with relevant regulators and government departments that have responsibility for and/or an impact on Licensed Trustee Companies and Public Trustees, including: The Australian Securities and Investment Commission, State/Territory Attorney General Departments, the Australian Taxation Office and the Department of Treasury.

Co-Chairs

TBC

FSC Contact

Nithya Iyer

Senior Policy Manager

P: 02 9299 3022

E: niyer@fsc.org.au 

Members of the Trustee Board Committee

Andrew

Taylor

Public Trustee for the ACT

Public Trustee

Andrew 

Polson

Tasmanian Perpetual Trustees

General Manager, Wealth Management

Brian

Roche

Public Trustee of WA

Public Trustee

Craig

Dent

State Trustees Melbourne

Chief Executive Officer

Davd

Benbow

Public Trustee of TAS

Chief Executive Officer

Debra

Contala

Public Trustee of SA

Public Trustee

Mark

Crofton

Public Trustee of QLD

Public Trustee and Official Solicitor

Mark

Smith

Perpetual Limited

Group Executive, Perpetual Private

Mick

O'Brien

Equity Trustees Limited

Executive Director

Paul 

Rohan

Sandhurst Trustees Limited

General Manager Sandhurst Trustees & Head of Wealth Bendigo Adelaide

Trustee Board Committee - 2016 meeting dates 

  • Monday 22 February from 2pm to 3.30pm - FSC Boardroom, Level 24, 44 Market St, Sydney
  • Wednesday 25 May  from 2.30pm to 4pm - Offices of Equity Trustees Limited, Level 2, 575 Bourke St, Melbourne
  • Wednesday 20 July from 7am to 8.30am - FSC Leaders Summit, Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • Thursday 3 November at 2pm to 3.30pm - FSC Boardroom, Level 24, 44 Market Street, Sydney

 

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