Gavin leads the specialist bulk annuity team, advising on all aspects of buy-outs and buy-ins, from initial feasibility assessment and scheme preparation, through to price negotiations and transaction execution.
His extensive experience includes advising a wide range of UK & multi-national businesses, both as a consultant and as the in-house actuary for a global FTSE100 company. This has helped him develop a clear, practical approach to delivering advice to his clients.
Bulk Annuities: Where next in the de-risking journey? The bulk annuity market hit new heights in 2018. For the first time in history pension scheme buy-in and buy-out transactions exceeded £20bn.
The final transaction figures for 2017 confirmed total buy-in and buy-out business volumes have exceeded £10bn, with a combined market figure of £12.2bn for the year. Head of bulk annuities, Gavin Markham explores.
Are bulk annuities a potential option for your scheme? It could be the right time to consider a transaction.