David Elia is the Chief Executive Officer of HOSTPLUS. He is also a Director of the Fund Executives Association Ltd (FEAL), the National Advisory Board of the Tourism & Transport Forum (TTF) and the not-for-profit charity, The E.J. Whitten Foundation.
A qualified chartered accountant, David has had an extensive business career spanning superannuation, finance, marketing, corporate and fund governance, taxation and risk management.
He is a Graduate Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and has completed various business and management courses at both Harvard Business School and Mt Eliza Business School. David is also a member of the Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustees (AIST), Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) and FINSIA.