Sue Brake has been appointed as Acting Chief Investment Officer of the Future Fund Management Agency, following the appointment of current Chief Investment Officer, Dr Raphael Arndt, to the role of Chief Executive Officer.

Ms Brake will commence in the acting role on 1 July 2020. The organisation is commencing a global search to appoint a permanent Chief Investment Officer.

“Sue has made a valuable contribution to our organisation as Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Strategy. As Acting Chief Investment Officer, Sue will continue to implement the organisation’s prudent long-term investment strategy, working with the Deputy Chief Investment Officers to lead the investment team and the management of our portfolios,” Dr Arndt said.


About Sue Brake

Sue Brake joined the Future Fund as Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Portfolio Strategy, in June 2019 and is responsible for economic and capital market analysis, emerging markets, dynamic beta management and portfolio construction.

Sue joined the Future Fund from Willis Towers Watson where she was Head of Strategic Advisory.  Prior to this she worked as senior investment strategist at NZ Super Fund.

Sue holds a Masters in Psychology from Canterbury University as well as Bachelor degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and English Literature.


For more information:

Will Hetherton
Head of Public Affairs & Strategic Relations
Future Fund
+61 (0)3 8656 6400
+61 (0)439 016 678


Jennifer Dearn
Manager, Public Affairs & Strategic Relations
Future Fund
+61 (0)3 8656 6400
+61 (0)439 181 153