Australian Retirement Trust has appointed Mercer executive David Anderson as chief executive, replacing Bernard Reilly who resigned earlier this year.  

Anderson brings over 30 years of global experience in insurance, financial services and professional services to the fund.  

Having spent the past 25 years with Mercer, Anderson’s most recent role was global chief commercial officer. Prior to this, he was president – international with responsibility of overseeing all of Mercer’s clients and teams outside the US and Canada. 

Anderson will formally commence in the role of CEO in March 2024, based in Brisbane.