Elizabeth Jacka

Elizabeth Jacka leads New Forests’ governance and corporate legal functions. Elizabeth has 20 years of experience in the financial services sector, with 15 years in senior legal, risk and compliance roles across funds management, trustee services, superannuation, and financial planning businesses. She is experienced in regulatory compliance, portfolio compliance, company secretariat, and the development, implementation, and management corporate governance systems. Elizabeth and her team are responsible for the legal, risk, and compliance systems supporting New Forests’ funds under management as well as those of the New Forests group of companies. She manages compliance with the company’s Australian Financial Services Licence as well as working to ensure that New Forests complies with regulatory frameworks of the countries in which we invest and market financial services. Elizabeth has an Honours Degree in Science from Monash University, an MBA from Victoria University, and a Master of Laws (Juris Doctor) from Monash University. Elizabeth is admitted to practice as a solicitor and barrister in New South Wales.