David George is the Head of Debt & Alternatives of Australia’s Sovereign Wealth Fund, the Future Fund, valued at A$135 billion on 30 September 2017. The organisation is also responsible for the investment of the Building Australia Fund, Education Investment Fund, Health and Hospitals Fund and the DisabilityCare Australia Fund. At 30 September 2017 these funds had a combined value of A$24 billion.
David joined the Future Fund in April 2008 and has responsibility for investments across the debt, cash and public market alternative investment programs.
Prior to joining the Future Fund, David was a Principal at Mercer Investment Consulting in Sydney, focused on researching managers in the fixed income and alternatives areas. Previously he has held management and analytical roles at Mercer in Toronto, the Royal Bank of Canada and Integra Capital Management. David was awarded a degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario and is a CFA and CAIA charterholder. David is a Board member of the CAIA Association.