Mark Lyon   Head of Investments - East Riding Pension Fund

Mark is currently the Head of Investments for the East Riding Pension Fund, with assets under management of £4.4bn, a position held since January 2010. 80% of the Fund is managed by the in-house investment team in Equities, Fixed Income, Property and Alternatives with the remaining 20% managed by one external manager, predominantly in Overseas Equities. Mark is responsible for the overall management of the Pension Fund including the direct management of 30% of the Fund across UK and European equities, Fixed Income, Property and Alternatives. Mark is also part of the Project Team responsible for the implementation of the Border to Coast Pension Partnership (BCPP) in response to the Government’s requirement for pooling. His career in investment management began at East Riding Pension Fund in 2002 as an Investment Analyst. In 2003 he joined Derbyshire County Council Pension Fund as a Portfolio Manager and was promoted to Head of Investments in 2009. Mark was awarded the Investment Management Certificate in 2003 and the Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 2007. He is currently a member of both the CFA Institute and the CFA Society of the UK. Prior to working in investment management, he qualified as a Chartered Accountant with BDO Stoy Hayward after graduating from the University of Teesside with a degree in Accounting and Finance.



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