Carla De Campo

Head of Corporate Affairs, Cbus

Carla De Campo is Head of Corporate Affairs for Cbus Super, Australia’s leading building and construction industry super fund. In this role Carla oversees the policy, advocacy and public affairs activities of the $57 billion fund and it’s 750,000 members.

Carla is a passionate and determined advocate for Australia’s profit-to-member superannuation sector. She has seen first hand the impact not-for-profit super has had on the quality of retirement for working Australians.

Carla is an accomplished strategic communications executive with extensive government, advocacy and policy expertise. Carla has worked in senior roles in the government and NFP sectors including as Director of Communications and Marketing for Australia’s peak industrial body, the Australian Council of Trade Unions as well as for the Commonwealth Attorney-General, Minister for Health and Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. As a senior advisor to government she oversaw strategic communication for complex policy reforms such as the introduction of world-leading plain packaging for tobacco.

Carla is a board Director and a deputy chair of Tweddle Child and Family Health Service, a Victorian Public Hospital board that provides state-wide early parenting support and services.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Melbourne University and has completed the AIST Diploma of Superannuation.