Alex is also involved in shaping the future development of Barnett Waddingham as a member of our Management Board.
Alex’s wide range of investment consultancy experience includes Defined Benefit (DB) and Defined Contribution (DC) scheme investment strategy design, manager selection, as well as liability hedging and long-term investment de-risking. This experience has been gained over many appointments to both DB and DC pension schemes.
Prior to being the head of our Investment Consulting practice, Alex led the DC investment consultancy team at Barnett Waddingham.
Alex’s appointments have included working on some of the largest pension schemes in the UK, including several well-known, large master trusts and a number of standalone schemes. His DC experience incorporates scheme sizes from £1 million up to £5 billion and with membership into the millions of members. In addition, Alex has a number of appointments to DB schemes, ranging in size up to £1 billion. This range of experience enables him to tailor solutions to schemes with varying governance needs and to share best practice across both DB and DC clients.
We are welcoming industry specialist Ian Mills to the BW team, enhancing our investment consulting offering and helping to develop services to DB pension schemes.
We are proud to announce the appointment of Paul Maguire as Investment Consultant to the charity and not-for-profits sector.
We are delighted to appoint Sonia Kataora as our new Head of DC Investment to lead the provision of investment advice to DC clients.