Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia
Chief Executive Officer
The Chief Executive of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA), Pauline Vamos is a qualified lawyer and has over 20 years' experience in the financial services industry.
One of the most authoritative speakers on the industry, Pauline has been a regulator, corporate counsel, head of compliance, a strategic risk consultant as well as a trustee director. She is constantly sought for comment by media and as a speaker for business.
Previously, Pauline was director, financial services regulation – licensing and business operations at the Australian Securities and Investments Commission. In that role, she managed the successful implementation of the Financial Services Reform Act. This position cemented her reputation as a leading industry figure and she was voted "Most Influential in the Financial Services Industry” in Money Management as well as "Most Influential in the Superannuation Industry” in Super Review.
Pauline is a member of the Federal Government's Superannuation Advisory Committee and was on Treasury's Stronger Super Peak Consultative Group; tasked with advising the Government on how to best implement the Stronger Super package announced in response to the Cooper Review of superannuation.
In May 2012 Pauline was appointed to the Advisory Council for the newly established Centre for International Finance and Regulation; an academic centre of excellence for research and education in the financial sector. She also sits on the Infrastructure Finance Working Group and the Superannuation Roundtable announced in early-2012.