John Livanas

Chief Executive Officer, State Super (SAS Trustee Corporation)

Mr Livanas leads a team of senior executives in managing the provision of member services and the investment of approximately $44 billion of assets.

Mr Livanas has over 25 years’ industry experience, having worked in organisations including Deloitte South Africa, the South African Government Employees Pension Fund and several Australian superannuation funds.

Prior to his appointment in October 2011, Mr Livanas was the Chief Executive Officer of AMIST Super (2008–11) and the General Manager of FuturePlus Financial Services (2002–08). He was a Director of ISPT and ISPT Grosvenor International Property Trust from 2010–12 and in August 2013 was appointed to the Board of the Australian Council of Superannuation Investors.

Mr Livanas holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and an MBA from the University of Witwatersrand and a Graduate Diploma of Finance and Investments from the Financial Services Institute of Australia.