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Aware Super

Previously known as First State Super, the fund changed its name to Aware Super in September 2020. Following their merger with VicSuper at the end of the reporting period, Aware now manages more than AUS$125 billion in savings for more than 1 million members throughout Australia. Aware Super aims to invest their members’ money in ways that provide them with the best possible return and make a positive difference to the communities in which they live and work.



AUM ($B)




Chief Executive

Deanne Stewart

Chief Investment Officer

Damian Graham


Neil Cochrane

Asset allocation
Based on - Aware Super Accumulation and Transition to Retirement Income Stream Balanced growth option

14% Australian Equities

22% International Equities

5% Private Equity

8% Infrastructure & Real Assets

8% Property

0% Liquid Alternatives(Growth)

4% Liquid Alternatives(Defensive)

10% Credit Income

17% Fixed Income

12% Cash

16% Currency Exposure related articles
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Aware Super positions for growth

Aware Super, one of Australia's largest superannuation funds, engaged McKinsey as part of the development of its next five-year strategy which the fund presented to the board in March. As it develops its next five-year plan a key initiative is how to deal with growth as it plans for an organisation that could double in size.
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