Board Committees

The Board operates a number of committees as sub groups of Directors to focus on particular issues of importance to the Fund.

  • The objective of the Governance, Remuneration and Nomination Committee is to ensure that the Board fulfills its legal, ethical and functional responsibilities and undertakes its operations consistent with industry best practice.  

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021:

    • Nathan Jones - Chair
    • Claire Higgins
    • Leanne Pilkington
    • Emery Feyzeny
  • The objective of the Finance Audit and Compliance Committee is to ensure that the Board acts legally, responsibly and ethically in all matters affecting the Fund and its beneficiaries.

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021:

    • Richard Simpson - Chair
    • Claire Higgins
    • Nathan Jones
    • Emery Feyzeny
    • Grant Banner
  • The objective of the Committee is to provide oversight across the Fund for all categories of risk, including risk culture. 

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021:

    • Jonathan Blocksidge - Chair
    • Dianne Helmich
    • Leanne Pilkington
    • Cassandra Mason
  • The objectives of the Committee are to assist the Board of REI Super:

    • in promoting the benefits of the Fund to members, employers and potential members.
    • to oversee the operation of the Marketing Plan;
    • to monitor the performance of service providers; 
    • recommends the appointment and if appropriate, termination of material service providers.

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021:

    • Leanne Pilkington - Chair 
    • Dianne Helmich
    • Jonathan Blocksidge
    • Cassandra Mason
  • The Claims Committee assists the Board by handling income protection, terminal illness, death and total and permanent disablement claims between meetings.

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021:

    • Dianne Helmich ‐ Chair
    • Richard Simpson
    • Cassandra Mason
    • Jonathan Blocksidge ‐ Alternate 
    • Claire Higgins - Alternate

     

  • The principal objective of the Committee is to ensure that the investment outcomes of the Fund are maximised by providing detailed attention and scrutiny to investment proposals and ideas initiated by the asset consultant or others, for final consideration by the Board.

    Committee Members as from 1 October 2021: 

    • Emery Feyzeny ‐ Chair
    • Richard Simpson
    • Nathan Jones
    • Jonathan Blocksidge
    • Paul Scully