SPEAKER BIOGRAPHies

Robert Thomas  Director -  LawDeb

Robert joined Law Debenture in 2017.  He continues to chair the pension scheme of his former employer, Xerox, and has worked on pensions matters from both the employer and trustee perspective since the late 1990s. Not afraid to challenge the status quo, he seeks to build consensus, develop excellence in teams and ensure robust solutions are implemented. Robert trained as a chartered accountant with Arthur Andersen, specialising in tax, before moving in-house. He has worked with two multinational companies in roles including tax, treasury, company secretarial, pensions and benefits, and corporate finance and has been involved with significant coprorate events.  As well as chairing Trustee boards dealing with defined benefit and defined contribution schemes, his pension committee experience includes Investment, Governance, Covenant & Funding and Sponsor Relationship. He also previously chaired the International Chamber of Commerce's UK Tax Committee and sat on its council. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales and holds the Pension Management Institute's Certificate in pension trusteeship.

FUTURE
CONFERENCES

 

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

OUR CONFERENCES