CMSF Speakers


Naomi Edwards

Trustee Director, Independent Chair, Tasplan

Naomi Edwards is a highly regarded professional director. She has chaired listed ASX companies, industry super funds, and not-for-profits. An actuary by training, with an executive background in the financial services industry, her perspective in interpreting complex financial interactions and seeing the long term implications is unique. Naomi’s financial analysis and accounting skills are complemented by a strong commercial focus. She has a background in listed M&A activity. Naomi has a first class honours degree in mathematics from the University of Canterbury and is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries (London) as well as a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand Institutes of Actuaries.

Naomi has had significant involvement in merger activity within both the retail and the profit to member sectors, including her recent roles with Tasplan’s two completed mergers and its current merger plans.