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

 

 

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

Annual Bond Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

January 10, 2019                           Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

February 14, 2019                           Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

March 7, 2019                              Copenhagen

Local Authority Pension Fund Investment Issues 

March 13, 2019                              Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

Annual Investment Strategies for Dutch Pension Funds            

March 21, 2019                              Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Fiduciary Management & Investment Governance for Pension Funds                   

April 10, 2019                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

Annual DC Pension Investment Developments & Current Issues

April 17, 2019                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

ESG & Sustainable Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

May 9, 2019                                    Le Meridien Piccadilly, London   

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019                              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

Annual Property 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

OUR CONFERENCES