Media release

01 July 2020

Welcoming TelstraSuper to MLC Life Insurance

MLC Life Insurance today welcomes onboard TelstraSuper and its members as we officially partner to provide their group insurance.

TelstraSuper is Australia’s largest corporate super fund, representing current and former Telstra Group employees, employees of Telstra Stores, and their families. It has approximately $21 billion in funds under management.

MLC Life Insurance is pleased to provide death, total and permanent disability and income protection coverage for the fund’s 95,000 members.

Sean Williamson, Acting Chief of Group and Retail Partners, MLC Life Insurance, said, “We’re delighted to begin our partnership with TelstraSuper. We look forward to providing great insurance cover for their members, as well as our award-winning claims management capability, where members can be assured of great service before, during and after their claim.

“I want to thank the team at TelstraSuper who have been working closely with us in recent months to be ready today, despite the logistical difficulties presented by remote working. It’s been really collaborative, and we’re excited to start protecting TelstraSuper members.”

Chris Davies, CEO of TelstraSuper, said, “We’re looking forward to a strong partnership with MLC Life Insurance. We believe this partnership will give our members the best possible insurance cover. As a profit for member fund we always look to increase value for our members.”

“I want to acknowledge the great support we have received from MLC Life Insurance as we have transitioned between life insurers during the pandemic,” Mr. Davies said.