Findex Appoints Independent Client Advocate to Investment Committee

Dr Joe Collins will serve as Independent Member of the Findex Investment Committee in the role of Client Advocate, one of the first examples of such a position on an Australian Investment Board

Sydney, AUSTRALIA — 28th September 2018 — Findex has today announced the appointment of two additional, independent directors to the Findex Investment Committee, responsible for assessing and confirming the group-wide investment strategies for client accounts. Dr Joe Collins and Emmanuel Calligeris.

Dr Collins, an experienced and well-respected member of the Australian business community, will serve in the newly created role of Client Advocate. The Client Advocate will ensure individual client needs are represented and conveyed at the highest levels of Findex’s investment team, holding unique influence in investment decisions, with Dr Collins granted unique influence regarding investment outcomes including the ability to veto any strategy in the interest of clients.

“Dr Collins is a man of impeccable character and one we feel has long demonstrated a unique ability to gauge the holistic impact of strategic investment decisions from the perspective of individual clients. Continuing to have the opportunity to work closely with Joe and the rest of the Investment Committee is exciting and more importantly is one that further enhances our service and commitment to the financial wellbeing of our clients.” said Kieran Canavan, Chief Investment Officer at Findex.

Dr Joe Collins will continue to serve as an Independent member of the Findex Client Advisory Board, a role he has held since February 2013.

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