SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

David Martin  Convenor of the Investment Committee - United Reformed Church Pensions Trust

David is a Non-Executive Director of The UK Pensions Regulator (TPR) and Convenor of the United Reformed Church (URC) Investment Committee. He is a Trustee Director of the URC Ministers’ Pension Fund. The URC Investment committee oversees investment policy for that scheme, another pension scheme and other non-pension church assets. David chairs the Professionalism Committee of the International Actuarial Association and the Standards, Freedoms and Professionalism Committee of the Actuarial Association of Europe. He is also a member of the international Actuarial Standard Setters Round Table. He has a degree in Mathematics and Physics from University of Glasgow, and qualified as an actuary with Standard Life Assurance Company in Edinburgh. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, of the PMI and of the RSA. He worked for 32 years until 2012 as a pensions consultant and Scheme Actuary with Mercer and its predecessor companies in the South East of England, latterly as Mercer’s UK Professional Leader, chairing their Professional Standards Committee. David served twice on the Council of the Faculty of Actuaries in Scotland (the second term as vice-president). He served on (and chaired) the Professional Affairs Board and Regulation Board. He was a member of the Council of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and Leader of the Scottish Board until June 2013. As well as having interests in family, church, music and travelling, David enjoys taking part in amateur dramatic productions.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

Inaugural Irish Pension Fund Investors' Conference

June 7, 2018                                  The Westbury, Dublin

Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

June 14, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

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

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