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Edward Richardson

Investment Director, Alternatives


Edward Richardson is an Alternatives Investment Director based in London. He leads discussions with Mercer’s clients on their asset allocation, portfolio construction and manager selection decisions across hedge funds and private markets.

Edward joined Mercer in 2013. He started his career as an investment consultant, offering institutional investment advice to a range of different clients, particularly DB and DC pension schemes. He moved to specialize in hedge fund portfolio management in 2016. He is a voting member on Mercer's Hedge Fund Rating Review Committee.

Edward has degree in Economics BSc (Honours) degree from the University of Nottingham, is a CFA® charter holder and a CAIA® charter holder.

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SPS Irish Pension Funds' Annual Investment & Current Issues Conference
June 12, 2024
The Westbury, Dublin
SPS Fiduciary, OCIO and Investment Governance for Pension Funds
July 11, 2024
The View at the Royal College of Surgeons, London
SPS Dutch Pension Fund & Institutional Investors’ Annual Conference
September 17, 2024
Rosarium, Amsterdam
SPS Nordic Institutional Investors’ Summit, Helsinki
September 26. 2024
Hotel Kämp, Helsinki
SPS Sustainable Investments & Current Issues Conference
October 9, 2024
Farmers and Fletchers in the City, London
SPS Local Authority Pension Funds' ESG & Current Issues Conference
October 22, 2024
The View at the Royal College of Surgeons, London
SPS Nordic Institutional Investors' Annual Conference, Stockholm
November 13, 2024
7A Strandvägen, Stockholm
SPS DC Pension Funds Update
December 3. 2024
Farmers and Fletchers in the City, London
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