Angela Emslie AM joined the Board of Suicide Prevention Australia as an independent director in 2013. She was appointed Chair in 2019 and is a member of the Governance Committee.
Angela is an experienced Chair and professional company director having served on numerous boards in the superannuation and finance sector over the past 25 years. Angela is currently Chair of housing developer Assemble Communities and a non-executive director of State Trustees, RGA Reinsurance Company of Australia, Frontier Advisors, and the UN supported global investor group Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI).
Angela is a past President of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST) and was a long-standing Director and Independent Chair of HESTA Super Fund which invests the retirement savings of members working in the Australian health and community services sector.
She brings a range of expertise to her roles including stakeholder management, strategic, governance and investment related skills and holds a Bachelor of Economics and a Master of Business. She was recognised for her service in the 2021 Queen’s Birthday Honours.