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Vanguard Australian Shares Index EFT (ASX: VAS)
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VAS ASX Announcements

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About Vanguard Australian Shares Index EFT

Vanguard Australian Shares Index EFT (ASX: VAS) is an exchange-traded fund (EFT) that gives investors exposure to the 300 shares listed on the S&P/ASX 300 index. Operating under the Vanguard Group, the fund was admitted to the Australian Stock Exchange in 2009 and has delivered an average return of 7.33% per annum in the 5 years to FY20.

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Name Title Start Date Profile
Mr Frank Kolimago Non-Executive Director Sep 2018
Mr Kolimago is responsible for all aspects of management, distribution, and operations of Vanguard's Australian business. Since joining Vanguard in 1996, Frank has served in a variety of roles including working in the Institutional Investor Group as a principal in Malvern, Pennsylvania and Scottsdale, Arizona, and leading the teams that support institutional retirement plan clients across a variety of segments. In 2000, Frank moved to Japan to assist in establishing and managing Vanguard's Tokyo office, and in 2013, he headed up the combined Shared Services and Defined Benefit Services Group within Vanguard Institutional Investor Group. Most recently, Frank was principal and head of Vanguard Personal Advisor Services in the United States, which provides Vanguard clients with ongoing asset management and investment advice consultations with Certified Financial Planner professionals.

Ms Johanna Platt Non-Executive Director Oct 2017
Ms Platt is Chief Financial Officer for Vanguard Australia and a Member of the Australian Executive Team. In this role, she is focussed on Vanguard's financial operations. She also led the teams in charge for providing fund accounting, administration and transfer agency services for Vanguard's managed funds, exchange traded funds, and separately managed products. Prior She gained more than 20 years of experience across the consumer goods, logistics and retail sectors, and in her recent role was Iron Mountain's Chief Financial Officer for Australia and New Zealand.
D Shrimski Non-Executive Director May 2021
Profile not reported in annual report.
C McIsaac Non-Executive Director Sep 2020
Profile not reported in annual report.
C Cosby Non-Executive Director May 2021
Profile not reported in annual report.
Mr Ashley Warmbrand Company Secretary
Ashley Warmbrand Company Secretary

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