Paul has particular expertise in the education sector and has overall responsibility for Barnett Waddingham’s services to the Higher Education sector. He also has specific experience advising multi-employer schemes; and helping clients successfully negotiate the pensions terms in public sector outsourcing contracts.
His commercial focus and communication skills ensure his clients understand the relevant dynamics of their pensions responsibilities – whether advising a small employer who has had little previous pensions advice, or an experienced trustee board on an unusual issue.
Paul is a member of the firm’s Management Board, and is responsible for our online funding modelling tool, Illuminate
We are pleased to present the results of our eighth survey of the assumptions adopted by UK universities for determining the value of their pension liabilities for accounting purposes.
Join Partner and Head of Higher Education; Paul Hamilton as he looks at the recent actuarial valuation of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS), in particular the impact on independent schools and universities.
Most private sector pensions accrual in the UK is now on a DC basis. When legislators think about DB, it is only to worry about protecting past service benefits; never to wonder about whether the framework for future benefits is fit for purpose.