Our sole business is managing Infrastructure Partners Investment Fund – Core.

Our business is 100% owned by our directors. We are independent.


NicoleConnollyNicole Connolly

Executive Director, Investments

BBus, BEd


Nicole has worked in the superannuation and funds management industry for approximately 16 years. Most recently as Director, Alternative Investments at Russell Investments and prior to this Head of Alternative Investments at Telstra Super, Australia’s largest corporate superannuation fund.


Nicole has extensive experience in the design, implementation and management of the infrastructure asset class and has published a comprehensive report on the history of infrastructure investment in Australia.






HughGurnerHugh Gurner 

Non-executive Director



Hugh Gurner has extensive experience in the real estate sector as an analyst and corporate adviser and has held board positions in a number of ASX listed and unlisted companies, including executive and non-executive roles.


Hugh was also a founding director of listed real estate funds management firms and venture capital companies.





steve merlicek 2 bwSteve Merlicek,


BEc (Hons), MCom (Hons), FSIA


Steve is Chief Investment Officer at IOOF, a listed financial services organisation with over $140 billion under management, administration, advice and supervision.  He is responsible for the Funds Management Division, comprising IOOF’s multi-manager products.


Prior to joining IOOF, Steve was Chief Investment Officer at Telstra Super for 10 years, during which time it was a top performing fund winning numerous investment awards.  Steve was an early supporter and the instigator of a very successful alternatives program at Telstra Super, including global and local private equity, listed and unlisted infrastructure and various hedge fund programs.