Mike Powell Head of Private Markets Group - USS Investment Management

Mike is Head of Private Markets Group at USS Investment Management. USS Investment Management (USSIM) is the wholly investment management subsidiary of the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).  USS is the principal pension fund for the UK university sector with in excess of 250,000 members and approximately £38 billion in assets. USS currently has approximately £8 billion invested across private equity and debt, infrastructure and property. He has overall responsibility for the Private Markets Group and is Chairman of the Private Markets Investment Committee. Mike is also a member of the USSIM Executive Committee and Investment Policy Committee.   He serves on a number of portfolio company boards for USS as well as a number of advisory boards for private equity and infrastructure funds.  Mike is also a member of the British Venture Capital Association Limited Partner Advisory Committee. Prior to joining USS, Mike spent the majority of his career at Shell Pensions Management Services Limited in a variety of investment roles, latterly as the Head of Strategy.  Mike graduated with a first class honours degree in Economics from the University of Warwick where he was awarded the John Brack Memorial Prize for Applied Economics. 



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