Board of Directors
Chairperson and Independent Director
Bryan Mogridge was appointed to Chairperson for PGC in 2011 after spending 8 years on the PGC board. He is a member of the Audit, Risk, and Remuneration and Appointments Committees.
Bryan has many years experience in chief executive and senior management positions, along with governance experience as a director of NZSX-listed companies since 1984.
George Kerr was appointed to the Board in August 2008. George is a member of the Remuneration and Appointments Committee.
He has spent his entire career in financial services and previously was Chairman of Brook Asset Management and Executive Director at Sterling Grace Portfolio Management.
Russell Naylor has an extensive background in banking and finance and is the principal of Naylor Partners, a boutique Sydney-based Corporate Advisory business. Russell is an Executive Director and Investment Committee Member of Torchlight, and a Director of ASX listed IEF and is a resident of Australia.
Greg Bright, PGC director and member of the audit committee, is a publisher, conference producer and journalist with more than 30 years experience in the financial services industry. He is chairman of his own conference company, Binalong Advisory Services Pty Ltd, and a non-executive director of the Melbourne-based non-bank lender La Trobe Financial. He has founded three financial services information companies in his career - Trade News Corporation (sold to Reed Elsevier in 2003), InvestorInfo Ltd (ASX listed in 2000) and Conexus Financial (sold in a management buyout in 2011). Investment titles he has overseen include: Super Review; Investor Weekly; Investor Daily; IFA Magazine; Investment & Technology; Masterfunds Quarterly, InvestorSupermarket.com; Top1000Funds.com; and, Professional Planner. He has also been an economics writer for the Sydney Morning Herald and Assistant Editor of the Australian Financial Review. He is active in the institutional investment industry in the APAC region and was a founding director of the Fund Executives Association Ltd..