Mark SmithChief Executive, Perpetual Private (PP) B. Econ (Macquarie University); GAICD; Associate of FINSIA
Mark joined Perpetual as Group Executive of PP in November 2012 and was appointed Chief Executive of PP in January 2023 following the acquisition of Pendal Group.
Skills and experience
At Perpetual, he leads the Group’s wealth business, which includes the philanthropic, trustee and high net worth advisory businesses, as well as Fordham, a business specialising in accounting and advisory services to business owners.
He is also the Chair of the Noongar Budja Investment committee and group sponsor of Perpetuals Stretch Reconciliation Action Plan.
Mark has over 25 years’ financial services experience, gained predominantly at BT Financial Group and Pendal Asset management where he led marketing leading businesses focused on Platforms, Asset Management and Insurance.