Rob Adams joined Perpetual as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director in September 2018. Rob Adams is a proven financial services business leader with over 30 years’ experience locally and globally across funds management, financial advice and fiduciary services.
Before Perpetual, Rob Adams was Head of Pan-Asia and a member of the Global Executive Committee of Janus Henderson where he had been for six years. Throughout his career he has established, grown and led businesses at Janus Henderson, Challenger and Colonial First State.
Rob holds a Bachelor of Business degree (Accounting). He is married with four children and lives in Sydney.
Rob Adams is a Member of the Champions of ChangeNational 2016 Group. The group brings together a diverse range of significant Australian employers spanning government, retail, financial services, energy, mining, consumer goods and professional service sectors. Members are committed to lead and deliver change in gender equality, and drive a sustainable increase in the representation of women in leadership positions.