MEDIA RELEASE Bennelong Funds Management has appointed Carl McMinn to the newly created role of Associate Account Director, Investments as Bennelong continues to build its investment sales team.
Mr McMinn will be based in Brisbane and report to Jodie Saw, Account Director, Investments, supporting the needs of advisers in Queensland.
Mr McMinn has over 10 years of experience in the financial services industry and joins Bennelong from Challenger Limited, where he held the position of Business Development Manager for the past five years. Prior to this he was an account manager with Macquarie Bank within the Banking and Financial Services division. He has a Bachelor of Commerce from Griffith University.
Jonas Daly, Head of Retail Investment Sales, said the appointment was in response to strong business growth and Bennelong increasing its reach and service into the broader Queensland market.
“We have experienced strong growth in the north of Australia, capably led by Jodie over the past five years, and market demand has led to the creation of this new role. It ensures we can maintain a dedicated focus from senior staff servicing advisers in this market.
“Carl’s experience in investment sales will be invaluable in supporting our Queensland advisory and accounting groups, as well as the expansion of our global listed real estate and infrastructure funds.”
The appointment comes as existing team member Hayley Thompson was promoted to Associate Account Director, Investments. Hayley is based in Melbourne, reporting to Holly Old, Account Director, Investments. Her focus will be on servicing the Victorian and Tasmanian markets.