The longstanding chief executive of Industry Super Australia, David Whiteley, will leave the lobby group after leading it for 12 years to join IFM Investors. David Whiteley will leave Industry Super Australia after 12 years as its chief executive to join IFM Investors as global head of external relations. Mr Whiteley has led the industry super campaign against retail funds for the past decade, overseeing the ‘Compare the Pair’ marketing campaign.
His new role at IFM Investors, a global fund manager that invests money on behalf of its industry fund owners, will be to head up global external relations. In his new role at IFM Investors, which he is expected to begin in September, Mr Whiteley will report to the fund manager’s chief executive Brett Himbury. The IFM Investors role will see Mr Whiteley have global responsibility for the firm’s relationships with government, media, shareholders and industry groups.
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