SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

John Stannard, Independent Trustee - Mercer Master Trust

 

John is Chair of the Investment Committee for a FTSE 50 retailer, Chair of Trustees of the Wine Society and Trustee of the Mercer Master Trust.  He is also Non-executive Chair of UBS Asset Management Life (full appointment pending registration). John joined Capital Cranfield in 2016. An experienced professional with extensive experience in the investment and pension field, he spent most of his career at Russell Investments, retiring in 2015. At Russell, John initially advised pension funds, and later implemented pension portfolios through multi-manager and fiduciary management arrangements. He worked with defined benefit (DB) and defined contribution (DC) funds, and was a trustee of Russell's UK DC scheme. John has extensive experience on boards and committees, chairing the board for the Russell/Mellon Analytical services joint-venture. He has been actively involved in industry initiatives, chairing the Global Investment Performance Standards Committee and later the Board of Governors of the CFA Institute.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

Annual Bond Investment Strategies 

January 9, 2018                              Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

February 8, 2018                              Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

March 8, 2018                            Copenhagen Marriott Hotel

Local Authority Pension Fund Investment Issues

March 15, 2018                               Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Dutch Pension Fund Investors' Conference

March 22, 2018                              Amsterdam

Investment Governance 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                                  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                          Amsterdam

Nordic Institutional Investors' Conference

October 2, 2018                              Stockholm

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

 

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