SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

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

David has been a member of the United Reformed Church (URC) Investment Committee since 2013, including four years until last summer as its Convenor, during which term he was 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. Among other roles, he is a Non-Executive Director of The UK Pensions Regulator (TPR) and chairs the Professionalism Committee of the International Actuarial Association and has just completed two terms chairing the 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.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Irish Pension Fund Investment & Current Issues             

June 11, 2019

The Westbury, 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

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

OUR CONFERENCES