Andrew Major is the General Manager Unlisted Assets at HESTA, an Australian superannuation fund with over $36 billion of assets under management. He leads a team responsible for managing HESTA’s equity and debt investments in the Infrastructure, Private Equity, Property and other alternative investment strategies, including Impact Investment strategies.
Andrew represents HESTA on various Fund Advisory Boards and is a Board member of AVCAL, the industry body representing the private equity and venture capital sectors in Australia. Andrew is Chair of the Low Carbon Finance working group of the Investor Group on Climate Change and the IGCC’s representative on the Climate Bonds Standards Board.
Prior to joining HESTA, Andrew worked in private legal practice and for the Macquarie Group in its Investment Banking Division. He has undergraduate degrees in Economics and Law (both with Honors) and a Masters in Applied Finance.