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Event Date Thu Sep 9 EDT (in about 1 month)
Location Roundtable
Region All
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This event individuals start to save into a workplace pension, it is vital that schemes are well-governed and deliver value for money for savers. The introduction of new pension freedoms offers unprecedented opportunities for individuals, but it is crucial that changes are communicated properly so that people can make solid plans for retirement.

The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association plan is working hard to promote a regulatory framework for DC pensions that maintains incentives to save, protects schemes from unnecessary costs and ensures good retirement outcomes are delivered for all savers.

Our mission is to help everyone achieve a better income in retirement. We work to get more people and money into retirement savings, to get more value out of those savings and to build the confidence and understanding of savers.

We represent pension schemes that together provide a retirement income to more than 30 million savers in the UK and invest more than £1.3 trillion in the UK and abroad. Our members include asset managers, consultants, law firms, fintechs, and others who play an influential role in people’s financial futures.

Speakers

2021 Speakers

Simon Bentley
Managing Director, Head of Solutions, Client Portfolio Management – Uk, Bmo Global Asset Management

James Edwards
Director, Institutional Business, Bmo Global Asset Management

Tiffany Tsang
Head of Db, Lgps and Investment, Plsa

Richard Curtis
Film Writer, Director and Co- Founder of Make My Money Matter

Jessica Fries
Executive Chair, Accounting for Sustainability

Leo Johnson
Broadcaster, Author, Disruptor

John Glen Mp
Economic Secretary to the Treasury and City Minister

Christy Jesudasan
Director, Uk Fiduciary Solutions, Bmo Global Asset Management

Andre Kerr
Head of Fiduciary Management Oversight, Xps

Roger Cooper
Head of Trusteeship, Pi Partnership Group

Karen Hurst
Senior Policy Advisor: Investment & Stewardship

Sarah Gordon
Ceo, Impact Investing Institute

Hugh Fearnley-whittingstall
Chef, Broadcaster & Sustainability Expert

Maggie Aderin-pocock
Space Scientist and Science Educator; Commissioner and Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities

David Fairs
Executive Director for Regulatory Policy, Analysis and Advice and Tpr

Faith Ward
Chief Responsible Investment Officer, Brunel Pension Partnership

Alison Hatcher
Board Director, Plsa; Ceo and Hsbc Retirement Services

Nike Trost
Head of Asset Management and Pensions Policy, Fca

David Russell
Head of Responsible Investment, Uss

Claire Curtin
Head of Esg, Pension Protection Fund

Jan Erik Saugestad
Ceo, Storebrand Asset Management

Caroline Escott
Trustee Director, Standard Life Master Trust Co

Cllr Roger Phillips
Chair, the Lgps Advisory Board; Herefordshire Council and Worcestershire Pensions Committee

Rachel Brothwood
Chair, Plsa Local Authority Committee; Director of Pensions, West Midlands Pension Fund

Jeff Houston
Board Member, Cti; Head of Pensions, Local Government Association

Tim Shipman
Political Journalist and Editor

Lorraine Harper
Chair, Accreditation Committee, Pensions Administration Standards Association

Sean Collins
Head of Pension Fund, Oxfordshire County Council

Julie Baillie
Actuary, Barnett Waddingham

Philip Latham
Head of Clwyd Pension Fund

Robert Branagh
Chief Executive Officer, London Pensions Fund Authority

Jon Richards
National Secretary, Head of Local Government, Unison

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• Aon
• Amundi
• AQR
• BNP Paribas Asset Management
• BNY Mellon Investment Management
• CACEIS
• CMS
• Federated Hermes
• Financial News
• Asset Management
• Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM)
• Lombard Odier Investment Managers
• Mercer
• MFS launched
• Newton
• PIC
• Pinsent Masons
• PGIM
• Portfolio Institutional
• Robeco
• Savvy Investor
• Standard Life
• Travers Smith
• The World Gold Council
• Wells Fargo Asset Management
• Aberdeen Standard Investments
• Canada Life Asset Management
• Dimensional
• Local Authority pension fund
• Lombard Odier Investment Managers
• Pendragon
• RisCura
• Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP
• Storebrand Asset Management (SAM)
• Schroders
• Linklaters
• Ninety One
• Aviva Investors
• Franklin Templeton
• Columbia Threadneedle Investments
• Partners Group
• Berenberg
• Jupiter Asset Management
• Pensions Age
• Phoenix Corporate Investment Services
• Pictet Asset Management
• PineBridge Investment
• Sackers
• State Street Global Advisors