An investor's guide to the sector and its regulations.
Maged Girgis is one of the country's most respected financial services lawyers with more than 19 years’ experience as a specialist superannuation funds advisor.
Mag advises the full spectrum of financial services industry participants across all legal, regulatory and taxation issues. He acts for corporate, industry, public offer and public sector superannuation funds as well as employers, administrators, trustee companies, life insurers and investment managers.
Some of Mag’s long-standing clients include Allianz, AMP, Asteron/Promina, BT, First State Super, Hannover Life Re, IBM, ING/Onepath, Media Super, Perpetual, and NSW State Super Scheme.
Mag also brings invaluable industry experience to his specialist practice. Prior to joining the firm, he spent time as an in-house counsel for a large superannuation and life insurance provider.
Mag is a regular presenter at leading industry conferences and a Fellow of the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia. Mag is also a member of the Law Council of Australia Superannuation Committee.
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Mag has almost two decades as a specialist advisor on legal and regulatory issues across the superannuation, life insurance and funds management industry. His comprehensive expertise covers all aspects of superannuation including fund mergers and successor fund transfers, governance, regulator compliance and intervention, product development, financial planning, superannuation guarantees, and disputes. Mag advises all industry participants including corporate, industry, public offer and public sector superannuation fund and trustees, administrators, life insurance companies, trustee companies and investment managers.