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Damian Graham

Chief Investment Officer

Damian oversees the implementation of First State Super’s investment strategy and a team of investment specialists who manage investment portfolios across all asset classes.

As Chief Investment Officer, Damian is responsible for the investment strategy of both First State Super and StatePlus, the financial planning company purchased by First State Super in 2016.

Damian brings over 25 years’ experience managing equity portfolios and investment teams. Between 2012-16 Damian was Chief Investment Officer at StatePlus. He previously headed up Private Portfolio Management for the Macquarie Group, where he was promoted to run that business following a successful tenure as Head of Investment within the same division.

Damian has also held senior positions within Norwich Investment Management and JP Morgan Investment Management.

  • Bachelor of Economics Hons, La Trobe University (1992)
  • Graduate Diploma, Securities and Financial Planning FINSIA (2003)
  • Chartered Financial Analyst, CFA Institute (2002)
Current role
  • Executive Officer of First State Super
  • ASFA Economic and Investment Policy Council
  • CFA Advocacy Council