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. 



Investment Governance and Fiduciary Management for Pension Funds Conference

April 12, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

21st Annual DC Pension Investment Developments

April 19, 2018                                Le Meridien Piccadilly, London 

ESG & Sustainable Investments for Pension Funds

May 10, 2018                                 Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

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                          Manchester

Private Equity (& Debt) Investors' Annual Seminar

December 11, 2018                          Le Meridien Piccadilly, London