Jason Fletcher  Chief Investment Officer - West Midlands Pension Fund

Jason is the Chief Investment Officer at West Midlands Pension Fund.  WMPF is a £13.5bln pension fund which will be pooling with 8 regional LGPS funds to form LGPS Central in March 2018.  He has 26 years of experience, successfully managing equity portfolios across Asia, emerging markets and the Americas with two of the largest UK pension funds (British Airways and USS). As Deputy CIO at USS, he built investment teams, introducing new asset classes, managed external mandates and led initiatives in trading, graduate recruitment, integrating ESG and research unbundling.

Jason graduated with a BSc in Economics from the London School of Economics in 1990. He passed the IIMR exams in 1994 which has since been merged to become the CFA Society of the UK.  Working with the WMPF, USS and BA, he has sought superior investment returns with a reasonable level of risk to try to beat the liabilities of the pension funds.



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