Get to know our Vanguard Voices, dedicated individuals who comment on today's topics.
Rebecca Pope is Head of Intermediary for Vanguard Australia.
Rebecca Pope is Head of Intermediary for Vanguard Australia. In this role, Rebecca is responsible for leading the sales strategy and the team responsible for the distribution of Vanguard's managed funds and exchange traded funds product to intermediaries.
Prior to taking on her current role in February 2017, Rebecca held the roles of Sales Excellence and Planning Manager, where she developed the strategy and vision for the learning functions and business planning for Distribution, and Marketing Manager, where she was responsible for the development and management of both the adviser and retail channel marketing strategies.
The number of financial advisers in Australia continues to fall. When combined with the limited supply of new advisers entering the industry and the uptick in demand for financial advice, this is a worrying trend for the industry.