Industry fund Rest has appointed Enrico Burgio as head of public policy, as part of its focus on supporting policy and regulatory outcomes in the best interests of its growing membership, according to an update from the fund.

The role, reporting to Rest chief people, strategy and corporate affairs officer, Tyrone O’Neill will be responsible for delivering the fund’s public affairs strategy through central coordination of Rest’s public policy positions, including strategic government and stakeholder engagement.

Burgio has extensive experience in public policy development, stakeholder engagement, government relations, and strategic communications.

Most recently, Burgio was the senior manager – policy and advocacy at HESTA.

Burgio joined Rest on 13 November.