General Manager Investments
Colonial First State
Scott is the General Manager Investments and has led Colonial First State’s Investments team since 2002. Scott is responsible for the management of investment portfolios available to Colonial First State’s members, including the range of multi manager and multi sector portfolios, in addition to the MySuper Lifestage strategies available via Commonwealth Essential Super and FirstChoice Employer Super. Colonial First State’s Investments team manages funds in excess of $65 billion (as at June 2021).
Prior to joining Colonial First State, Scott worked with the Commonwealth Bank of Australia and Colonial Limited (and its subsidiary Colonial State Bank), holding various roles in portfolio and investment management, credit and market risk, and financial markets. Scott commenced his career with Mercer in the field of Superannuation Consulting.
Scott holds a Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) from the University of NSW. He has also completed the Graduate Diploma in Applied Finance and Investment from the Financial Services Institute of Australia.