Nick Coates

Head of Research and Campaigns

Nick is Head of Research and Campaigns. He is responsible for overseeing and developing evidence-based research and materials that support industry super fund members and ensures the superannuation system remains focused on delivering the best possible retirement outcomes for them. 

Nick has over 15 years’ experience in financial services policy, research and risk management. Prior to re-joining ISA, Nick was a director at EY in Financial Services Risk Management. For six years he was a regulator with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission supervising investment platforms, superannuation and financial advice. Nick has also worked as a consumer advocate and an academic on superannuation policy.

Nick holds a PhD in Economics from the University of Sydney.