The Hon. Greg Combet AM Deputy Chair

Joined in 2014

Greg is Deputy Chair of IFM Investors, having joined the Board following a high profile and successful six years in Cabinet, Ministerial and Parliamentary Secretary roles in the Australian Government. During this time, he was Minister for Industry and Innovation, Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, and Minister for Defence Personnel, Science and Materiel. His skills encompass policy-making, implementation of major programs, contract review and conflict management. Prior to this, Greg held the role of ACTU Secretary for eight years and Assistant Secretary for six years before that. Greg has been a director of both AustralianSuper (2002-07) and ME bank (2006-07), and returned to the Board of ME Bank in 2014. In 2017, he became Deputy Chair of Industry Super Australia. Greg was recently appointed by the Victorian Government as Chair of the Victorian Defence Industry Council. He is adept in advocacy, governance and financial management. Greg is a member of the Board Investment Committee.