Board Member – Employer Representative
Appointed March 2020
Ms Rasmussen is a senior investment professional who brings to the board more than 30 years’ experience in managing large, complex funds. During this period Ms Rasmussen has held the following senior roles: CIO, Deputy CIO, Head of Strategy, Investment Manager, Investment Advisor and Economist in Europe and Australia.
For much of her career, Ms Rasmussen worked with State Super and its predecessors, before retiring as CIO in 2016, and was instrumental in establishing the principles that underpin the portfolios.
Ms Rasmussen sits as CIO for the Coal Mining Industry (Long Service Leave Funding) Corporation where she is responsible for overseeing their investment portfolio. She is also a former Director of Equipsuper and Togethr Trustees, which was formed following the joint venture between Equipsuper and Catholic Super.
Ms Rasmussen has an economics degree from the University of Copenhagen and a M.Sc. from the University of Bath in Development Studies and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.