Turab Bank, CFA
Turab Bank is the Investment Implementation and Due Diligence Manager at REST Industry Super. His primary responsibilities are to implement decisions made by the REST Investment Committee and work closely with REST’s Investment Managers and Asset Consultants to assist with decisions made at the REST Investment Committee. His areas of expertise at REST include of investment and operational due diligence of Investment Managers, structuring investment vehicles and respective investment guidelines, transitioning assets and building REST’s approach to asset allocation and currency overlay management across REST’s $50 billion portfolio.
Turab is also on the Board of Directors of the Sydney CFA Society and the Chair of the Sydney CFA Society Member Education Committee, which is responsible for organising educational events that keep CFA members updated with the latest market developments and research.
Prior to joining REST in March 2009, Turab was a Risk Analyst at BT Investment Management for four and half years and was responsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of BT’s investment risk framework. He has 18 years of financial services experience which span across Institutional Banking, Investment Management and Superannuation, and his educational background consists of a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Applied Finance from Macquarie University, a post-graduate diploma in Applied Finance with major in Investment Management from FINSIA and is a CFA Charterholder.