David Orford – Life Membership for a Lifetime of Achievements

One Step Closer to Orford’s Retirement Dream
We are proud to announce that David Orford, a prominent figure in the retirement industry, has been awarded life membership by The Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) for his exceptional service to the Australian Superannuation industry.

BRISBANE, 25 February 2023 – An ASFA member since 1968, David has made significant contributions to the industry and improving the lives of retirees. His entire professional career has been dedicated to optimising the retirement industry, during which time he has been a driving force in shaping policies and regulations that have benefited retirees across the country. His deep commitment to ensuring that retirees have access to adequate funds to live fulfilling lives has made him a respected figure in the industry.

“David’s unwavering commitment to the retirement industry is truly remarkable,” said Andrew Boal, Actuarial Consulting Partner at Deloitte Australia. “His passion for helping retirees is evident in everything he does, and I am thrilled he has been honoured tonight.”

Throughout his career, David has been a leader in creating innovative solutions and services that to help Australian retirees thrive, and his expertise has been sought after by colleagues and policymakers alike.

“I am deeply honoured to receive this recognition for my lifetime achievements in this industry,” said David. “It has been a privilege to work every day for something I am passionate about, and I am grateful for the opportunities I have had to make a difference in the lives of retirees.”

David’s legacy in the retirement industry is one that will continue to inspire and impact future generations. The Orford Foundation has made sure of this, continuing to invest in research to support David’s lifelong mission.

We congratulate him on this well-deserved honour and look forward to celebrating his accomplishments for years to come.


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