SPEAKER BIOGRAPHIES 

Huw Evans (Moderator)  Director – BESTrustees

Huw represents BESTrustees as trustee to seven defined benefit schemes and chairs six of these trustee bodies, two as sole trustee. Since joining BESTrustees in 2014 Huw has guided two schemes to the closing stages of wind up, appointed new 'full service' providers to two other schemes, reached agreement on an overdue actuarial valuation, implemented fiduciary management on one scheme and he is currently introducing LDI on two others. Huw holds the Pensions Management Institute’s Award in Pensions Trusteeship for both Defined Benefit and Defined Contribution pension schemes and is a member of the Association of Professional Pensions Trustees. He is a member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries' Regulation Board. Before joining BESTrustees in 2014, Huw enjoyed a 20-year career culminating in 7 years at Towers Watson where he was an active member of Towers Watson's teams specialising in pension scheme valuations, mortality, European pensions and professional affairs. Prior to Towers Watson, Huw was part of the management team of a combined benefits consultancy & administration department within Hewit Bacon & Woodrow. At this time, he was the UK Account Manager for a telecoms multinational, a pharmaceuticals multinational, an IT outsourcing multinational and a FTSE 100 property development company. He was also Scheme Actuary to 12 schemes ranging from the executive scheme of a paper products multinational to an industry-wide scheme. Huw is a former Regional Organiser for The Pensions Advisory Service in Surrey.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Optimising Value from Fixed Income Investments

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

Annual Bond Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

January 9, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Investment Strategies for Dutch Pension Funds

January 22, 2020

Amsterdam

Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

February 13, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

March 4, 2020

Copenhagen

Local Authority Pension Fund Investment Issues

March 19, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Seeking Income & Stable Returns for Pension Fund Investors

April 2, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Fiduciary Management & Investment Governance for Pension Funds

April 23, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

ESG & Impact Investing for Pension Funds

April 23, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues

June 10, 2020

Dublin

Annual DC Investment Strategies & Current Issues

June 17, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds

July 9, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Adding Value through Credit & High Yield Investing for Pension Funds

September 3, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Innovative Investing for Pension Funds

September 17, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Dutch Pension Fund Investors: Focus on ESG & Impact Investing

September 23, 2020

Amsterdam

Nordic Institutional Investors: Focus on ESG, Impact & Sustainable Investing

October 1, 2020

Stockholm

Property, Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

October 8, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 5, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

LGPS Investors: Focus on ESG, Responsible & Sustainable Investing

November 12, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 19, 2020

Manchester

SPS Private Market Investors' Annual Seminar

December 3, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

OUR CONFERENCES