Alan acts as trustee on 10 pensions schemes ranging from £7m to £1.8bn, including chairing two and leading on 5 sole trustee clients. Alan has a broad experience of investment strategy and risk management including asset allocation, fiduciary management and the development of cash flow matching strategies and hedging solutions.
He has extensive experience of de-risking through bulk annuities as trustee and adviser; and is currently working with two schemes going to market as well as others developing longer term plans. Alan has worked with sponsors to develop innovative solutions to funding and covenant issues, including scheme mergers and the use of surety.
Alan leads Law Debenture’s corporate sole trustee business and was a member of the Association of Professional Pension Trustees’ sub-committee that developed the code of practice for professional corporate sole trustees.