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Lewis Tassone

Appointed Group Executive, Finance, Strategy and IT in 2018, Lewis’ extensive leadership experience sees him well equipped to manage the responsibilities of this position.

Lewis joined Hostplus in 2013 following several key roles across the financial services industry.

As Group Executive, Finance, Strategy and IT Lewis is responsible for all commercial, financial and taxation matters, setting the strategic direction of Hostplus and managing the IT strategy and operations.

In addition to his portfolio responsibilities, Lewis also acts as the lead executive for the Hostplus Audit, Risk and Compliance Committee. As a result, Lewis plays a key role in making sure Hostplus maintains a strong internal control environment that safeguards and protects the interests of members.

Role & Key Responsibilities

  • Group Executive Finance, Strategy and IT

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic financial leadership to Hostplus
  • Lead and manage the Finance function, including commercial matters, financial accounting, budgets, internal and external audits and taxation obligations
  • Create and oversee the development and monitoring of the Hostplus strategy and business plans
  • Oversee Business Intelligence function to facilitate the delivery of insights, analytics and reporting
  • Oversee the Project Management Office to facilitate the delivery major business projects, including business transformation
  • Lead and manage the IT function to facilitate the delivery of IT operations and IT strategy, including architecture, security and digital solutions

Year of Appointment


Qualifications & Memberships


  • Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting, Chartered Accountants
  • Currently completing Masters of Organisational Leadership, Melbourne Business School
  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting), Monash University
  • Diploma of Management, Swinburne University of Technology
  • ASFA 146 Superannuation, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia


  • Chartered Accountant, Chartered Accountants
  • Fellow, Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia
  • Fellow, Australian Institute of Superannuation Trustee
  • FEAL (Fund Executives Association Limited)


  • Head of Finance and Business Services, Hostplus
  • Manager, Finance and Business Services, Hostplus
  • Financial Controller, Hostplus
  • Financial Controller, VMIA
  • Manager, Fund Reporting (Plum), NAB
  • Accounting Manager, Mercer
  • Manager, KPMG

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