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Mental health costs insurers $750m per year

ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 22 NOV 2019
... approach to helping those suffering from mental illness could save insurers up to $750 million per year, according to SuperFriend. Speaking to Financial Standard, Superfriend chief executive Margo Lydon said that of the $180 billion drag on the economy ...

Super Fund of the Year named

ELIZA BAVIN, JAMIE WILLIAMSON  |  THURSDAY, 21 NOV 2019
... Australasia Best Asset Consultant Frontier Advisors Outstanding Mental Health and Wellbeing Initiative Award, presented with SuperFriend TAL Industry Service Award Robert Fowler

The cost of mental illness

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 4 NOV 2019
... Productivity Commission draft report on mental health was published on October 31. Margo Lydon, chief executive of SuperFriend, said the report highlights many ways workplaces can support better mental health for employees. "The Federal Government launched ...

Mental health tops TPD claims

HARRISON WORLEY  |  TUESDAY, 8 OCT 2019
... warns Australian businesses of Australia's mental health crisis. The Shared Value Project - in partnership with SuperFriend, NAB, AIA and others - is calling on Australia's business community to adopt a new strategy for addressing mental health ...

Industry embraces Mental Health Month

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 1 OCT 2019
... services industry is embracing it as a chance to boost the mental wellness of employees through a number of initiatives. SuperFriend has several initiatives planned for the month, including releasing new research on mental health and running sessions ...

SuperFriend boosts leadership

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 30 JUL 2019
... manager of strategy and marketing consultant at Australian Unity and program director and innovation manager at Bupa. SuperFriend said the appointments come as key partners of the organisation express a growing need for targeted workplace mental health ...

Industry veterans recognised

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 11 JUN 2019
... AustralianSuper alternate director Nixon Apple was recognised for service to the superannuation sector and to trade unions. SuperFriend founder Helen Hewett was awarded the Order of Australia as part of the honours. Prior to founding SuperFriend Hewett ...

Three new faces join SuperFriend board

ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  MONDAY, 13 MAY 2019
SuperFriend has announced three new board appointments. Sarah Guthleben from Equipsuper will join the board along with workplace health expert Niki Ellis and mental health campaigner Mitch Wallis. SuperFriend chair David Atkin said: "Sarah, Niki and ...

Superannuation fund chief accepts new role

KARREN VERGARA  |  THURSDAY, 4 APR 2019
... successful merger. Stevens was appointed to the top job in October 2006. He currently serves as a non-executive director at SuperFriend. His prior experience in the financial services and superannuation industry includes working across senior roles at ...

Working women more likely to experience mental illness

HARRISON WORLEY  |  FRIDAY, 8 MAR 2019
... Working women in Australia are up against it when it comes to mental health, research shows. Latest insights from SuperFriend show working women are much more likely to experience a mental health condition in their lifetime than their male counterparts. ...