Jason Sommer – Executive General Manager, People, Projects & Performance
As Sunsuper’s Executive General Manager, People, Projects and Performance, Jason is accountable for many of the support services that keeps the business performing optimally such as: the people management team and embedment of the organisation’s high performance culture; change and transformation, including the delivery of the Fund’s Future, State 2020 vision – a 5 year program designed to make hard things easier for members; financial management functions including management accounting, tax, actuarial and procurement; institutional and large corporate transitions capability; and investment operations and technical service functions.
Prior to joining Sunsuper, Jason was an executive within the Corporate & Institutional Wealth business of the NAB Group. During his 11 years with NAB, Jason held a number of positions including most recently General Manager, Change & Technical Services - a role he held for four years. Jason was also a member of the investment committee for the various NAB Group super funds - worth around $60 billion – and investment committee of the company’s advice and licensees’ board.
Jason is an actuary and has more 20 years’ experience in the financial services industry with much of his career spent in senior consulting, relationship management, product, project and technical services roles. He holds a Bachelor of Economics.