David Elia is the Chief Executive Officer of Hostplus. He is also a Director of the Fund Executives Association Ltd (FEAL), the National Advisory Board of the Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF), the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors Limited (ACSI), The Australian Association of Super Funds (ASFA) and the not-for-profit charity, The E.J. Whitten Foundation.
His wide ranging experience includes senior roles in superannuation, finance, marketing, corporate and fund governance, taxation, risk management, audit, corporate/strategic planning and implementation.
A chartered accountant, David also holds a Bachelor of Economics from La Trobe University and Post Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance and Investments from the Financial Services Institute of Australia. He's a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.