Richard Brandweiner, CFA

Richard Brandweiner, CFA, is chief executive officer of Pendal Australia, one of Australia’s leading independent fund managers. He has over 20 years of experience working across all asset classes in the fund management and pension fund industries. Previously, Mr. Brandweiner was chief investment officer at First State Superannuation and group executive at Perpetual Investments. He is a member of the NSW Government Social Impact Investment Expert Advisory Group, chair of the NRL Players Retirement Account, co-chair of the Australian Advisory Board on Impact Investing, and a member of the CFA Institute Future of Finance Content Council. Mr. Brandweiner has served as president of CFA Society Sydney and has been named Chief Investment Officer of the Year by Conexus. He has a bachelor of economics from the University of New South Wales.