Copia’s Board ensures we always act in the best interests of our shareholders, investment managers and investors.

Led by highly respected and long-standing financial services executive, M H Charles Baillieu, the Board of Directors independently oversees and sets Copia’s strategic direction.

Charles Baillieu

Non-Executive Chairman

Charles has over 40 years’ experience in financial services and is well regarded within the Australian investment community. He is a director of several private companies including Mutual Trust and is a member of Mutual Trust’s investment committee.

Sidney Myer

Non-Executive Director

Sidney is a highly respected executive in Australia’s business community and is the Chief Executive Officer of Yulgilbar Group of Companies. He is responsible for developing and managing local and international investment portfolios and agricultural interests in Australia, as well as overseeing Yulgilbar’s property and business interests.

Sam Baillieu

Chief Executive Officer

Sam is Copia’s Chief Executive Officer and is responsible for establishing and managing partnerships with investment managers and delivering them the resources, infrastructure and services they need to prosper. Sam joined as one of the founders in 2000 and serves as an Executive Director on Copia’s Board.

Robert Frost

Executive Director

Robert is Head of Investments at OC Funds Management, an investment manager partner of Copia. He is responsible for managing the OC Premium Small Companies, Dynamic Equity and Micro-Cap Funds. Since joining OC as a Portfolio Manager in 2001, he has focused on the small and mid-cap segments of the market.

Iain Mason

Executive Director

Iain has over 40 years’ experience in the financial services industry and is an active member of several boards. He currently holds the position of Executive Director, Institutional Sales at Copia.

Sam Cole

Company Secretary

Sam is Copia’s Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for providing marketing, operations and compliance services to Copia’s investment manager partners. Sam has been an executive team member since 2007.