Our People

Bleddyn Gambold Independent Chairman
Bleddyn has over 40 years’ experience in financial services, specialising in trustee operations and compliance. At the Bank of Bermuda in senior roles in Bermuda, London and Hong Kong, he managed the full range of trustee services, including custody and registry. He also held senior roles with Invesco, where his responsibilities included fund administration, compliance, business development and finance.

More recently, Bleddyn provided responsible entity and trustee and compliance services in Australia to a large number of managed investment schemes. Bleddyn serves as an independent member on a number of Compliance Committees including as Chair, for fund managers.

Bleddyn’s qualifications include a BA (Hons) degree in Accountancy. He is qualified as a chartered accountant and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Bleddyn Gambold Independent Chairman
Bleddyn has over 40 years’ experience in financial services, specialising in trustee operations and compliance. At the Bank of Bermuda in senior roles in Bermuda, London and Hong Kong, he managed the full range of trustee services, including custody and registry. He also held senior roles with Invesco, where his responsibilities included fund administration, compliance, business development and finance.

More recently, Bleddyn provided responsible entity and trustee and compliance services in Australia to a large number of managed investment schemes. Bleddyn serves as an independent member on a number of Compliance Committees including as Chair, for fund managers.

Bleddyn’s qualifications include a BA (Hons) degree in Accountancy. He is qualified as a chartered accountant and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
Richard Mulligan Chief Executive Officer
Richard has held senior management positions in large financial services businesses for over 30 years. Early in his career he was responsible for the successful delivery and distribution of the spectrum of wealth management products to market.

His reputation as a superannuation and technical expert led to senior management roles at NRMA, where he was General Manager for Superannuation, and at Deutsche Bank. Richard also served as the Chair of the Compliance Committee for a large investment and superannuation fund manager.

He has an in depth understanding of funds management distribution, having also been State Manager of a large independent financial services group.
Richard leads the strategic vision of the business, with a focus on distribution and business development.

He is also a qualified commercial pilot.
Richard Mulligan Chief Executive Officer
Richard has held senior management positions in large financial services businesses for over 30 years. Early in his career he was responsible for the successful delivery and distribution of the spectrum of wealth management products to market.

His reputation as a superannuation and technical expert led to senior management roles at NRMA, where he was General Manager for Superannuation, and at Deutsche Bank. Richard also served as the Chair of the Compliance Committee for a large investment and superannuation fund manager.

He has an in depth understanding of funds management distribution, having also been State Manager of a large independent financial services group.
Richard leads the strategic vision of the business, with a focus on distribution and business development.

He is also a qualified commercial pilot.
Kate Mulligan Managing Director
Kate is highly experienced in operating funds management businesses. During her tenure as Managing Director of Advance Asset Management, the funds management subsidiary of Westpac, the business tripled in size over 3 years.

Kate subsequently built a new funds management business for a diversified financial services group, growing it to a substantial size during the Global Financial Crisis.

Kate is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and of the Law Society of New South Wales.

Kate is a Non-Executive Director of the Australian Payments Network Limited (AusPayNet) and chairs its IAC Issuers and Acquirers Forum. She also served as a Non-Executive Director of Netwealth Holdings Limited, where she was a member of the Superannuation Trustee Board and Chair of the Audit Committee.
Kate Mulligan Managing Director
Kate is highly experienced in operating funds management businesses. During her tenure as Managing Director of Advance Asset Management, the funds management subsidiary of Westpac, the business tripled in size over 3 years.

Kate subsequently built a new funds management business for a diversified financial services group, growing it to a substantial size during the Global Financial Crisis.

Kate is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and of the Law Society of New South Wales.

Kate is a Non-Executive Director of the Australian Payments Network Limited (AusPayNet) and chairs its IAC Issuers and Acquirers Forum. She also served as a Non-Executive Director of Netwealth Holdings Limited, where she was a member of the Superannuation Trustee Board and Chair of the Audit Committee.
Dorothy Zelma Company Secretary
Dorothy’s extensive experience and knowledge of funds management has been acquired through senior positions held over the last 30 years.

During this time, Dorothy has managed registry, administration and compliance functions for funds management companies, as well as serving on Compliance Committees oversighting the compliance processes of managed investment schemes under the Corporations Act.
Dorothy Zelma Company Secretary
Dorothy’s extensive experience and knowledge of funds management has been acquired through senior positions held over the last 30 years.

During this time, Dorothy has managed registry, administration and compliance functions for funds management companies, as well as serving on Compliance Committees oversighting the compliance processes of managed investment schemes under the Corporations Act.