Richard Brandweiner has over twenty years working across all asset classes in the funds management and pension fund industries. He is currently Chief Executive Officer of Pendal Australia (formerly BT Investment Management Australia) one of Australia’s leading independent fund managers. Prior to this, Richard was Chief Investment Officer at First State Superannuation, and Group Executive at Perpetual Investments.
Richard is a member of the NSW Government Social Impact Investment Expert Advisory Group, Chair of the NRL Players Retirement Account, Co-Chair of the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing and member of the CFA Institute Future of Finance Content Council. He is a Past President of the CFA Society of Sydney.
In 2016 Richard was named Chief Investment Officer of the Year by Conexus.
He is CFA Charterholder and has a Bachelor of Economics from the University of New South Wales.