Online Conference

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Event Date Tue Mar 9 EST - Thu Mar 11 EST (8 months ago)
Location Online Conference
Region All

The whole of the £2 trillion UK pensions investment chain, in one place. Our Investment Conference is where CIOs, trustees, investment board members, pension managers, finance professionals and their advisers gain insight on the major trends and events affecting UK investors and markets.

A programme of keynote speeches, streams and educational sessions covers every investment angle, from geopolitical factors influencing markets, to investment strategy to individual asset classes.


2021 Speakers

Zoe Alexander
Director of Strategy and Corporate Affairs, NEST Corporation

Toby Baldwin
Head of DB Solutions, Aviva Investors

Duncan Barber
Corporate Partner, Linklaters

Rachel Basarab-Horwath
Head of UK and Ireland Institutional Sales, AXA IM

Marc Bautista
Senior Director, Investments, Willis Towers Watson, Lead Investment Adviser, LifeSight Trustee

Lord Karan Bilimoria
President, CBI

Jeff Boswell
Portfolio Manager, Ninety One

Kate Boulden
Policy Adviser: DC, PLSA

Laura Brown
Head of Client Solutions, LGIM

Phil Brown
Director of Policy and External Affairs, The People's Pension

Richard Butcher
Managing Director, PTL

Alistair Byrne
Head of Retirement Strategy and UK Distribution, State Street Global Advisors

Dominic Byrne
Lead Investment Strategist for EMEA Retirement Solutions, BlackRock

Rupert Cadbury
Vice President, Fixed Income Portfolio Strategist, State Street Global Advisors

Roberto Cagnati
Partner, Head of Portfolio & Mandate Solutions, Partners Group

Miles Celic
CEO, TheCityUk

Vincent Che
Executive Director, Head Of Equity and manager of the Jupiter China equity strategy, Ping An of China Asset Management

Samuel Condry
Policy Lead: Standards, PLSA

Deirdre Cooper
Co-Head, Thematic Equity, Ninety One

Dave Coplin
CEO and Founder, The Envisioners

Michelle Cracknell
Trustee and Non-Executive Director, Lloyds Bank Pension Fund

George Currie
Consultant, DC & Financial Wellbeing, LCP

Joe Dabrowski
Deputy Director - Policy, PLSA

Nicky Day
Insight Manager, PLSA

Alban de Faÿ
Head of Fixed Income SRI Processes, Amundi

Emma Douglas
Chair, PLSA Policy Board, Head of DC, LGIM

David Fairs
Executive Director of Regulatory Policy, Analysis and Advice, The Pensions Regulator

Marcus Fernandes
Portfolio Manager, Berenberg

Peter Flanagan
Chair, DHL Trustee

Stephanie Flanders
Senior Executive Editor, Economics; Head of Bloomberg Economics, Bloomberg

Scott Foster
Product Specialist, Pension Funds, CACEIS

Steven Gardner
Institutional Relationship Director, Jupiter Asset Management

Pilar Gomez-Bravo
Director of Fixed Income - Europe, MFS Investment Management

Justin Grainger
Trustee Director, Abbey Life Staff Pension Scheme, Head of Bulk Purchase Annuities, Phoenix Group

Marisa Hall
Co-Head, Thinking Ahead Institute, Willis Towers Watson

Alyshia Harrington-Clark
Head of DC, Master Trusts and Lifetime Savings, PLSA

Alison Hatcher
Board Director, PLSA, CEO, HSBC Retirement Services

Peter Hayden
Senior Portfolio Manager, Amundi

Chris Head
Head of Business Development, AMX

Conrad Holmboe
Chief Investment Officer, Wayhome

Karen Hurst
Senior Policy Adviser, PLSA

Taimur Hyat
Chief Operating Officer, PGIM

Chris Iggo
Chief Investment Officer, Core, AXA IM

Adrian Jones
Director, Alternative Assets and Lead Portfolio Manager, Home Equity Income, Allianz Global Investors

Alistair Jones
Client Strategy Director, SEI

Michael Jones
Legal Director, Pensions & Long-Term Savings, Pinsent Masons

John Kay
Economist and Author, Michael Kelly

Global Head of Multi-Asset
PineBridge, Sorca Kelly-Scholte

Member, PLSA Policy Board
Head of EMEA Pensions Solutions & Advisory, J.P. Morgan Asset Management

Jeremy Knox
Senior Investment Director, Schroder Adveq

Ruth Knox
Environment & Climate Change Managing Associate, Linklaters

Roelfien Kuijpers
Global ESG Client Officer, DWS

Helen Lamb
Membership Engagement Manager, PLSA

Krzysztof Lasocki
Investment Manager, Royal Mail Pension Plan

Claire Lincoln
Head of Sales, EMEA, World Gold Council

Stephen Lowe
Group Communications Director

Tim Manuel
Head of Responsible Investment

Michael Marshall
Head of Sustainable Ownership, RPMI Railpen

Catherine May
Non-executive director and leadership coach, Board Director, PLSA

Ralph McClelland
Partner, Sackers

Baroness Helena Morrissey DBE
DBE Founder, 30% Club, Chair, Diversity Project

Julian Mund
Chief Executive, PLSA

Laura Myers
Member, PLSA Policy Board, Head of DC, LCP

Raza Naeem
Counsel, Linklaters

Maria Nazarova-Doyle
Head of Pension Investments, Scottish Widows

John Nestor
Trustee Director, Molins UK Pension Fund

Stuart O'Brien
Partner, Sackers

Niall O'Sullivan
CIO Europe

Guy Opperman MP
Minister for Pensions

Sarah Parkin
Managing Associate, Linklaters

Jignasa Patel
Head of Client Relations UK, AMX

Nigel Peaple
Director of Policy and Research, PLSA

Tom Pearson
Investment Governance & Fund Development Manager, Phoenix CIS

Robert Peston
Journalist and broadcaster

Rene Poisson
Managing Director, Poisson Management, Chair, J.P. Morgan Pension Plan

John Reade
Chief Market Strategist, World Gold Council

Jeremy Rideau
EMEA Head of Liability Driven Investing, State Street Global Advisors

Craig Rimmer
Policy Lead: Master Trusts, PLSA

Nick Samuels
Head of Manager Research; Chair Responsible Investment Committee, Redington

Simon Sarkar
Head of Research, PLSA

Pat Sharman
Country Managing Director, UK, CACEIS

Kris Shergold
Client Partner Director

Devi Sridhar
Professor and Chair of Global Public Health, Edinburgh University Medical School

David Stewart
Chief Investment Officer, British Airways Pension Scheme

Tammie Tang
Senior Portfolio Manager, Columbia Threadneedle

Anna Taylor
Counsel, Linklaters

John Towner
Head of New Business, Pension Buy-ins and Buyouts, Legal & General

Sam Tripuraneni
Director, Sustainable Investing, BlackRock

Tiffany Tsang
Head of DB, LGPS and Investment, PLSA

Lord Adair Turner
Chair of the Energy Transitions Commission

Eugenia Unanyants-Jackson
Head of Environmental, Social & Governance Research, PGIM Fixed Income

Jos Vermeulen
Head of Solution Design, Client Solutions Group, Insight Investment

David Vickers
CIO, Brunel Pension Partnership

Peter Wallach
Director of Pensions, Merseyside Pension Fund

James Walsh
Head of Membership Engagement, PLSA

Tim Wang
Head of Investment Research, Clarion Partners

Louise Whatham
Policy Adviser: DB & LGPS, PLSA

Cheryl Wilkinson
Membership Engagement Manager, PLSA

Jess Williams
Head of Corporate Investment Services and Relationships, Phoenix CIS

Carol Young
Board Director, PLSA, HR Director, Reward & Employment, NatWest Group

Lisa Young-Harry
Trustee Chief Executive Officer, HSBC Pension Scheme

Tony Yu
Indirect Property Fund Manager, Aegon Asset Management

Linda Yueh
Economist, writer and broadcaster

Sponsors & Partners

2021 Sponsors

• Allianz Global Investors
• Amundi Asset Management
• AVIVA Investors
• BlackRock
• BNY Mellon
• caceis
• Clear Path Analysis
• Columbia Threadneedle
• Fanklin Templeton
• J.P. Morgan Asset Management
• Jupiter Asset Management
• Legal & General Investment Management
• Linklaters
• Ninetyone
• Partners Grouup
• Pensions Age
• Phoenix Group
• PICTET Asset Management
• Pine Bridge
• Porfolio Institutional
• Sackers
• Schroders
• State street Global Adcisors
• World Gold Council