John Stannard, Independent Pension Trustee - Capital Cranfield Pension Trustees


With over 30 years’ experience as investment adviser and investment manager, John’s pension trustee roles include Investment Committee Chair for a major UK retailer and Chair of Trustees for an Industry Association.  Other non-exec roles include Independent Trustee for the Mercer Master Trust and Non-executive board Chair of UBS Asset Management Life. John joined from Russell Investments, managing £30 billion of manager-of-manager assets in Europe.  Senior roles there included head of Client Advisory, Manager-of-manager Client Service, and Fiduciary Management operations.  John was a trustee of Russell's UK DC scheme. He was global chair for the CFA Institute Board of Governors, the (GIPS) Investment Performance Council and Russell/Mellon Analytics.  The CFA Institute awarded John the Daniel Forestall III Leadership Award.



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