John Chilman  Group Head of Pensions - National Grid plc

John has overall responsibility for National Grid’s pension arrangements in the UK and US, including investment, benefit design, risk management and communications. He also sits on the Fiduciary committee for the US pension plans and 401(k) arrangements. In the UK, John chairs the £28bn Railways Pension Scheme, a large multi-employer plan, which provides benefits to over 350,000 members, having also been a director of its regulated Investment Company. John is also an Independent Trustee Director of the Nestlé UK Pension Fund, where he chairs the DC committee. John is a Chartered Accountant, and held a number of financial and M&A roles in South West Electricity and Shell before moving into pensions and reward in the late 1990s. John enjoyed two periods as Group Pensions Director at FirstGroup, sandwiched around a two-year stint as Group Head of Reward at HBOS. He joined National Grid in May 2017. John has an MA from St. Anne’s College, Oxford University.



Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds             

July 11, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds  

September 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies Conference for Pension Funds 

September 12, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

ESG & Sustainable Investment Issues for Dutch Pension Funds 

September 24, 2019

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam 

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2019

7A Strandvägen, Stockholm

Property & Infrastructure Investment Strategies for Pension Funds 

October 10, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds                  

November 7, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Topical Investment Issues for Local Authority Pension Investors

November 14, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds 

November 21, 2019

The Met Hotel, Leeds

Private Equity & Debt Investors' Annual Seminar

December 5, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London