SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Simon Cohen  Investment Director - Dalriada Trustees

Simon is an experienced pensions investment actuary who heads up the Investment Consultancy Services at Spence.  Simon advises a range of pension scheme clients with assets of up to around £250m on investment matters, including asset strategy and manager selection. He has experience of a wide range of investment consultancy work including strategy setting, manager selection, liability hedging, long-term investment de-risking work particularly using triggers and DC scheme design. He has also advised Trustees on asset-backed contribution structures and Corporates on integrated de-risking. Simon has a particular focus on investment strategy and the use of asset liability modelling when setting such strategies. Simon joined Spence in 2015.  He entered the pensions industry in 1994 and became a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries in 2000.  He has worked for three major benefit consultancies holding senior roles in both investment consulting and management positions.  He also worked for an asset manager in their Liability Driven Investment team.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

ESG & Sustainable Investments for Pension Funds

May 10, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Inaugural Irish Pension Fund Investors' Conference

June 7, 2018                                  The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 14, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds

July 12, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Credit & Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds

August 30, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Alternative & Innovative Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

September 13, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Insights & Issues for Dutch Pension Funds

September 20, 2018                          Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 2, 2018                              7A StrandvägenStockholm

26th Annual Property Investing for Pension Funds

October 11, 2018                              Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 8, 2018                            Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Local Authority Pension Funds' Investment Strategies

November 15, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 22, 2018                          V&A Marriott, Manchester

Private Equity (& Debt) Investors' Annual Seminar

December 11, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

OUR CONFERENCES