Cambridge Associates European Pension Practice
Chris Powell is an Investment Director in Cambridge Associates’ European Pensions Practice and is based in the London office. Chris is responsible for managing multi-asset portfolios for a range of public and corporate pension schemes, either on a discretionary or advisory basis. Chris helps trustees in a number of ways, including with asset and liability modelling, investment strategy, journey planning and de-risking.Prior to Cambridge Associates, Chris spent over six years working in Ernst & Young’s Pensions Actuarial team. This involved advising trustees and sponsors of pension schemes in the UK and US on a range of actuarial and investment matters, including support with pensions accounting, mergers & acquisitions and liability management exercises. Most recently, Chris was part of EY’s Investment Governance and Oversight team, focusing on helping pension schemes improve their investment governance through enhancing trustee decision-making frameworks and making use of discretionary investment management.