The Board: Profile Janet Torney


Janet Torney

Chair (Employer Representative)
Appointed: October 2015


  • Bachelor of economics

Summary of Relevant Experience 

Janet Torney is a professional Director and Chairman with strong experience in governance, strategy, risk management, investments and member-based organisations. She has served on various committees of all her Boards.

Janet is a former CEO of Qantas Superannuation, leader of investment businesses, and has been on the Boards of numerous superannuation and investment industry organisations.

Janet holds a Bachelor of Economics with First Class Honours, a Diploma of Financial Services and is also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Current and recently held positions:

  • Chairman, Whitehelm Capital (April 2013 - present)
  • Director, Techfront Australia
  • Director, Australian Re-insurance Pool Corporation (2015 - present)
  • Director, Australian Cricketers Association (November 2015 - present)
  • Director, Fire Brigades Employees’ Credit Union (2015 - present)
  • Director and Treasurer, Girl Guides Australia (2013 - present)
  • Nominations Committee Member, Basketball Australia (2015 - present)
  • Director and Secretary, JTDJW Pty Ltd (June 2015 - present)
  • Director, E.L.W. Properties Pty Ltd (March 1999 - present)
  • Director, E.L. Williams Pty Ltd (September 1995 - present)
  • Trustee Director, Citicorp Australia Group Retirement Fund (1987 – 1988)

Current Club Plus Super Committee Membership

  • Remuneration Committee - Member
  • Investment Committee - Chair