Principal Global Investors has appointed Grant Forster as chief executive officer of its Australian business. He takes over from Kirk West, who will lead the global asset management organisation's drive into east Asia. Forster has worked for Principal Financial Group for 16 years, formerly as Principal Global Investors (Europe) chief executive officer and head of international offices.
Software provider Bravura Solutions has appointed Jonathan Kenny as its chief financial officer. He takes over from Ross Hawkey, who has become chief financial officer for community services organisation Mission Australia. Kenny has more than 18 years' finance experience.
Zurich Financial Services Australia has appointed Lindy Rule as life risk chief underwriter. Rule has 20 years' experience in the Australian life risk market. She will lead and develop Zurich's national and regional underwriting team.
The Federal Court has ordered the alleged architect of an investment scam be restrained from leaving the country and frozen the bank accoun...