Who we are

GESB is a WA Government statutory authority with over 75 years' experience.

We have over $24 billion Funds under Management as at 30 April 2017, administering the super and retirement savings of current and former WA public sector employees.

We offer a number of trusted1 services through a range of channels and help members and employers make informed decisions about how to manage super.

Our purpose and values

At GESB our purpose is to look after our members' super with excellence and to deliver improved long-term super benefits.

Our values are at the centre of everything we do:

  • Members first - we are committed to providing excellent superannuation and retirement products and related services that meet members' needs. Our fees are below the industry median2.
  • Sustainable performance - we continue to deliver cost-effective, risk-controlled products and services with well-regarded performance.
  • Achieve together - we partner with our members, the WA Government, employers and other stakeholders to successfully deliver on our purpose.
  • Act with Integrity - we approach every aspect of our work ethically, and operate transparently and with full accountability. We demonstrate our sense of responsibility, by taking ownership of issues to ensure a satisfactory outcome.

Our team, led by our Board and our Executive Management Group, are highly knowledgeable about superannuation and are appropriately qualified to effectively oversee the management of our members’ superannuation.

1 Research Solutions, Member Satisfaction with Service Research, December 2016.
2 SuperRatings Smart database as at 31 March 2017. Based on an average balance of $50,000, GESB Super and West State Super's fees are below the industry median.

Page last updated 10 July 2017