SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

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.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 18, 2019

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

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 Investments & 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

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