Client partnership team

Client partnership team

We’re here to help you with super and business

The client partnership team are the people to speak to when it comes to your business and super. Their job is to make your life easier, so think of them as your very own super support team. Contact our team to book a consultation tailored to your organisational requirements.

Adrian Sanzaro

Head of Client Partnerships
Adrian’s knowledge and passion for super is backed by more than 14 years’ experience in the financial services industry. Since joining CareSuper in 2014, Adrian’s led his team to deliver exceptional service to our partners and members. Before joining CareSuper, he spent seven years at ME in a variety of roles including Workplace Manager and Senior Branch Consultant.

A highly engaged, self-motivated professional that utilises his business acumen to gain a deep understanding of client’s financial needs and objectives, Adrian ensures the holistic needs of customers are met and exceeded to improve their financial wellbeing.

Adrian holds an RG146 qualification and has completed Certificate III and IV in Financial Services at Swinburne, Melbourne.

Grant Wood

Regional Manager, Client Partnerships – Northern Region
Grant’s desire to make a difference in the lives of employers and members is backed by more than 15 years’ experience in financial services. Grant is passionate about super, and strives to lead his team to deliver exceptional service to our partners. His previous roles have been in relationship and partnership management and managing distribution teams.

Grant holds an RG146 qualification and has completed a Diploma in Financial Planning and a Bachelor of Science at University of Waikato. Outside of work, you’ll find Grant in the great outdoors keeping fit. Hailing from New Zealand, he loves surfing and snowboarding, traveling, and learning new languages. And yes, he’s an All Blacks fan!

Tyronne Footman

Employer Relationship Manager – VIC
With over 30 years’ experience in the financial services industry, Tyronne can help you take care of your super.

For Tyronne, the most rewarding part of working with CareSuper members is helping them build their financial confidence. He aims to help members understand what their current super options could mean for their life after work, and to provide them with the right education and support to help them achieve their goals. He’s especially proud to work with an industry fund like CareSuper.

When he’s not in the office, Tyronne spends his time outdoors, whether that’s playing golf or fishing. He’s also very proud to have recently welcomed his first grandchild.

Rohan Harrington

Employer Relationship Manager – VIC
Rohan knows super, having worked in the industry for over 10 years. He has a range of qualifications under his belt including a Bachelor of Business and Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning). He also holds Certified Financial Planner (CFP) qualifications.

For Rohan, nothing’s more rewarding than working with CareSuper members. He’s passionate about helping members engage with their super and finances so they can make the most out of their situation. He welcomes all questions around super, no matter how simple or complex they may be.

When he’s not at work, Rohan can be found training in martial arts, enjoying good music or learning to speak Spanish.

Sash Mircevski

Employer Relationship Manager - VIC
With over ten years’ experience in the financial services industry, Sash is well equipped to help you with your super. Prior to his role at CareSuper, he worked as a financial planner and as an account manager for another industry fund.

As a Member Relationship Manager, Sash is passionate about helping members understand what their super account means for them. He wants his clients to feel empowered to make decisions that could make a real difference in their future, such as through their investment choice or level of insurance cover.

Outside of work, Sash enjoys playing his guitar and staying fit. He also enjoys spending quality time with his family, especially with regular movie nights.

Saud Sahi

Employer Relationship Manager - VIC
Saud brings a wealth of knowledge to his work at CareSuper, with over five years’ experience in the financial services industry. He holds a Bachelor’s in Business and a Masters in Professional Accounting.

As a Member Relationship Manager, Saud strives to develop valuable relationships with his clients, and to help them make sense of their options. He firmly believes that superannuation is an important part of every Australian’s life and is passionate about helping members understand what they can do now to achieve a comfortable retirement.

Outside of work, Saud is an avid sports fan. He supports a range of teams, but favours the Essendon Bombers, and also admires Roger Federer.

Reno Baldacchino

Employer Development Manager – VIC/SA
Reno brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at CareSuper, with over 19 years’ experience in the finance sector. Prior to working at CareSuper, he spent 11 years at ME as a State Business Development Manager.

Reno is RG146-qualified and passionate about super education. He makes super manageable for employers by providing them with the right resources for their workplace.

Outside of work Reno enjoys cycling and spending time with his young family.

Clarke Smith

Employer Development Manager – VIC/WA
Clarke understands the importance of superannuation in every work-place.

With his experience and qualifications, Clarke can help take the complexity out of super. He enjoys working with employers who take a real interest in their staff’s financial well-being.

He holds a Diploma of Financial Planning, Bachelor of Business Management and HR and has completed RG146 training.

When he’s not in the office, Clarke spends time with his young family. He is passionate about motorsports and go-kart racing, and is an avid follower of the share market.

Jenny Huynh

Employer Relationship Manager – NSW
With over 11 years’ experience in the financial services industry, Jenny has the knowledge to help you manage your super. She holds a Bachelor of Applied Finance and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning.

As a Member Relationship Manager, Jenny cares about seeing members get on the right track for a healthy retirement. She enjoys using her knowledge of super to help members make the most of their super fund, whether that’s through their investment choice or their contribution strategies.

In her spare time, Jenny enjoys getting outside with her dogs, whether that’s going to the beach or for a nice mountain hike.

Reda Daher

Employer Relationship Manager – NSW
Reda brings a wealth of experience to CareSuper, with over 11 years spent in financial services. Prior to CareSuper, he worked in a variety of roles including as a paraplanner and a business development manager.

Reda works alongside his clients to understand their business and what that might mean for their super needs. He is a valuable partner to CareSuper’s employers and provides them with the relevant resources and information to manage their obligations.

Outside of the office, Reda barracks for the Essendon Bombers. He’s looking forward to achieving a comfortable retirement one day in the future.

Mathew Nguyen

Employer Relationship Manager – NSW
As an Employer Relationship Manager, Mathew strives to make super easy to understand and manage. He works closely with employers to help them make sense of their super obligations and the processes available to them.

Mathew holds a Bachelor of Business and brings a wealth of knowledge to CareSuper, with over six years’ experience in the finance industry. Prior to working at CareSuper, he was a Relationship Manager at one of the big four banks and a Corporate Actions Analyst at a large investment bank.

Outside of work, Mathew enjoys watching live sports and catching up with friends. He hopes to achieve a comfortable and stress-free retirement.

Bronwyn Barling

Client Partnership Manager – QLD/NT 
Bronwyn is well-equipped to help you with your super questions, with close to three decades experience in the financial services industry. Prior to her role with CareSuper, she worked as a Business Development Manager at ME Bank and as a Client Relationship Manager at another industry fund. She has completed RG146 training and holds a Diploma in Financial Planning (Superannuation & Retirement).

As a Client Partnership Manager, Bronwyn works hard to make sense of your current super situation and the opportunities available to you. She strives to nurture engagement with super in members, and is there to help employers implement super solutions at a business level.

When she’s not in the office, Bronwyn enjoys spending time with her family and friends, or relaxing at Airlie Beach, or ideally a combination of both! She hopes to travel the world in her retirement.

Stewart Pender

Head of Business Development
Stewart brings a wealth of knowledge to his role at CareSuper, with more than 14 years’ experience in business development within insurance and financial services. He thrives on developing and nurturing partnerships with external businesses, bringing additional benefits for our members. He’s worked in a variety of roles including National Account Manager at AIA Australia and Business Development Manager at Macquarie Group and Asteron. Most recently Stewart was Head of Partnership Management at MLC Life Insurance.

Stewart holds a Bachelor of Business (Management) from Monash University, a Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning) and has won several industry recognised awards. Outside of work, you’ll find Stewart hitting the trails on his mountain bike, having a round of golf with his mates or spending time with his two young children.

Mark Patman

Business Development Manager
Mark helps our partners successfully navigate the many challenges businesses face in achieving their goals. Mark is self-motivated, resourceful and insightful, and builds trusted relationships with his clients. He draws from a wealth of knowledge and experience to provide solutions that fit individual client needs.

Mark has been with CareSuper for more than 17 years helping our members and has worked in the financial services industry for more than 22 years. As well as his professional experience, Mark is qualified with an Advanced Diploma of Financial Services (Superannuation) and an Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning.

Outside of work, Mark enjoys gardening, house renovations, bonsai and slow-cook barbecuing.

Tara Lombardi

Business Development Manager
Tara is dedicated to working closely with our partners to uncover innovative ways of working together.

Passionate about the role super plays in helping us achieve our ideal retirement lifestyle, Tara works hard to educate employers and members about their superannuation arrangements and the importance of being with the right fund.

Tara has completed RG146 training and has over 10 years’ experience in senior account management roles.

Outside of work, Tara enjoys travelling and broadening her linguistic horizons. She’d like to one day travel to Scandinavia and Antarctica.

Damien Small

Transition Manager 
Damien is well-equipped to assist you with your superannuation needs, having spent over 20 years in the industry. His previous roles include in administration at Mercer, as Fund Accountant at Legal & General, and as a client services manager at another fund. He holds a Bachelor of Economics and is a Certified Practicing Accountant.

Damien can help employers transition their employees to CareSuper with minimal fuss. He focuses on ensuring employers’ needs are heard and addressed at all steps of the transition process, and has a broad range of knowledge in dealing with different transition situations.  

In his spare time, Damien is a keen reader of both fiction and non-fiction.