Amanda works with stakeholders from across the firm to develop Barnett Waddingham’s views and policies on key policy priorities. And brings this to our clients in a way that is relevant and timely – providing information and insight that is of practical value and benefit.
Having been with the Pensions Regulator (TPR) in a number of policy and stakeholder roles – covering topics including sustainable finance and investment, trustee standards, DB consolidation and collective DC schemes – Amanda’s list of achievements is considerable.
Amanda is a member of BW's Sustainability Steering Group, D&I Steering Group and part of our Sustainable Investment Team.
She currently chairs the stewardship workstream of the Investment Consultants Sustainability Working Group (ICSWG), a group of consulting firms aiming to support sustainability across the investment industry. Amanda is a (non-actuary) member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) Sustainability Board, providing a diverse view with a focus on the policy and regulation portfolio. She is also a member of the Pensions Climate Risk Industry Group (PCRIG), a cross-industry group that has produced guidance for pension schemes on how they can adopt the Taskforce for Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) recommendations on climate governance and disclosure.
She brings an expert breadth and depth of knowledge to Barnett Waddingham, helping clients to better understand and manage the complex challenges they face.
- Leading cross-disciplinary teams – delivering significant changes to regulation and legislation, including effective governance of policy and projects
- Evidence based policy making and development – analysing options, recommending and delivering solutions, implementation and evaluation
- Public speaking and presenting – including presentations to the media and at industry events
- Providing technical advice on complex issues – including guidance, tools, research and publications