Norman Braithwaite  Chairman of Trustees – Lafarge UK Pensions

Norman was educated at Gordonstoun and Cambridge. He joined what was then Duncan C Fraser & Co in 1968, qualified as an actuary in 1971 and was made a partner in 1972. When Mercer bought Fraser in 1986 he became a director of the UK board of Mercer Fraser. He became a partner in Bacon & Woodrow in 1991 where he stayed until he retired in 1999. Along the way he helped found the Manchester Financial and Professional Forum, served as Chairman of the Strategy Committee of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce, served on the Council of the PMI and was its President in 1997 – 99. He was appointed Chairman of Trustees of the Mineworkers pension scheme in 2000 and subsequently picked up 8 other trusteeships and two pilot’s licences. He has been reducing his portfolio over the last few years and is now down to 3 trustee appointments.



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