John Raisin (Moderator)  Independent Advisor – Waltham Forest & Haringey Pension Funds

John is Director of John Raisin Financial Services Limited.  He was Chief Finance Officer of Northamptonshire County Council and Director of Finance of the London Borough of Waltham Forest. John was Head of the Northamptonshire County Council Fund and then the London Borough of Waltham Forest Fund from 2004 to 2011. John was appointed Independent Advisor for Governance and Investment to the London Borough of Waltham Forest in 2011, the London Borough of Haringey in 2012 and the London Borough of Barking & Dagenham LGPS Fund in 2015. He has also recently provided consultancy support including Governance and Investment training, and reviews of both Fund Governance and Pension Administration arrangements to other LGPS funds, and acted as consultant to other LGPS stakeholders. John is also the Independent Chair of the Merseyside LGPS Fund Pension Board and Advisor to the Nottinghamshire LGPS Pension Board.



SPS Spotlight Series: Investment Issues for Maturing Pension Funds

July 13, 2017                                   Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Alternative Credit and Private Debt Investing for Pension Funds

August 31, 2017                               Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Emerging & Frontier Markets Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

September 14, 2017                         Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Insights & Issues for Dutch Investors

September 21, 2017                         Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Annual Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 3, 2017                                 7A Odenplan, Stockholm

Property, Real Assets & Infrastructure Investing for Yield for Pension Funds

October 12, 2017                             Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Round up & Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 9, 2017                             Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 16, 2017                           The Met Hotel, Leeds

SPS Spotlight Series: LGPSs in Flux - Investment Issues & Solutions

November 23, 2017                           Le Meridien Piccadilly, London