14 March, 2023
Kate Galvin’s interview with the Financial Standard – Walking the Walk
Chief executive of one of Australia’s largest investment managers, Kate Galvin is helping spearhead greater gender equity, diversity, and inclusion in the investment management industry. Andrew McKean writes. Victorian Funds Management Corporation (VFMC) chief executive Kate Galvin takes pride in VFMC’s promotion of gender equity and diversity, and for setting a...
12 July, 2022
Supporting best practice in investment risk management
VFMC recently completed its Investment Risk Uplift Project to further elevate portfolio risk capabilities and support global best practice in investment risk management. A key project objective was better understanding, at a whole-of-portfolio level, how much risk was coming from VFMC’s Private Credit asset class, where better risk-adjusted returns...
16 June, 2022
VFMC Welcomes New Additions to Leadership Team
VFMC welcomes the appointment of new Chief Operating Officer, Lucy Carr, and Chief Finance and Risk Officer, Paul Shanley. Ms Carr has been VFMC’s Chief Risk Officer since December 2019 and has more than 20 years’ experience in financial services across AXA, EY and Vanguard, where she led functions...
5 July, 2021
Chief Executive Officer Lisa Gray’s Interview with CEO Magazine
“Anchored in Purpose” When Lisa Gray accepted the position of CEO at the Victorian Funds Management Corporation, it was the start of an overhaul that saw the organisation through some tough times. Read more..
19 November, 2020
VFMC Announces New Director
The Chairman of Victorian Funds Management Corporation (VFMC), Mr James MacKenzie, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Andrew Nicolaou to the Board of VFMC (effective 15 September 2020). “This appointment further deepens the risk management and financial governance expertise and experience on the VFMC Board. In particular,...
17 December, 2019
BNY Mellon Selected by VFMC to Support Data Transformation
Victorian Funds Management Corporation (VFMC) is delighted to announce they have selected BNY Mellon Data and Analytics Solutions to underpin our data and IT transformation strategy. Click here to read the full press release.
12 December, 2019
Fiduciary Investors Symposium
VFMC CEO Lisa Gray participated in a panel discussion at the Fiduciary Investors Symposium in Melbourne earlier this month. The discussion was covered in a feature article in Investment Magazine titled ‘Sovereign funds look to defend and diversify.’ Click here to read more.
18 April, 2019
VFMC named in the top 25 most responsible asset allocators
The Responsible Asset Allocator Initiative (RAAI) at New America seeks to mobilise large pools of capital toward responsible investing, and supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG). The RAAI focuses on Sovereign Wealth Funds (SWF) and Government Pension Funds (GPF)—a group of institutional investors that have the scale,...
1 February, 2019
Victorian Funds Management Corporation Chief Executive Officer Announcement
VFMC announces the re-appointment of Ms Lisa Gray as Chief Executive Officer effective Friday, 1 February 2019. Lisa has successfully led VFMC for the past three years and delivered significant performance back to the Victorian Government during that time. In announcing the re-appointment, the Chairman of VFMC, James MacKenzie,...