Trevor Cook

Founder and Managing Director

Trevor is the founder and Managing Director of Specialist Pension Services Ltd (SPS) and its conference organising division: SPS Conferences. In addition, he is a co-founding Executive Director of the European Pension Fund Investment Forum (EPFIF) and a Director of the Pension Investment Academy. In his position with SPS, the EPFIF and PIA, Trevor organises or oversees the programmes of about 75 UK and international events a year. These include the PIA seminars held in conjunction with CASS Business School in the City. Conferences and Seminars now cover every aspect of Pension Fund Administration and Investment Management for both DB and DC Pension Schemes. In 2019 Trevor organised and ran events from as far south as Cape Town in South Africa to as far north as Helsinki in Finland although the majority of events are held in the UK and The Netherlands. Trevor’s background is in pensions administration with both insurance companies and corporate pension schemes before starting Specialist Pension Services in November 1992. He organised the first SPS conference in 1993, with EPFIF Forums starting in 1994. Trevor took over and restarted the Pensions Investment Academy seminars in 2010. Trevor has a First-Class Honours Mathematics degree from the University of Newcastle and qualified many years ago as a a fellow of the Pensions Management Institute. He is involved with a number of charities including spending five years as Chair of the Hertfordshire Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre locating it into a brand new centre.

SPS Virtual:
Fiduciary Management & Investment Governance for Pension Funds - Rescheduled date

August 25, 2020

SPS Virtual:
Adding Value through Credit & High Yield Investing for Pension Funds

September 3, 2020

SPS Virtual:
Alternative / Innovative Investing for Pension Funds

September 17, 2020

Dutch Pension Fund Investors: Focus on ESG & Impact Investing

September 23, 2020

Apollo Hotel, Amsterdam

Nordic Institutional Investors: Focus on ESG, Impact & Sustainable Investing

October 1, 2020

7A Strandvagen, Stockholm

Property, Infrastructure & Real Asset Investment Strategies for Pension Funds

October 8, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Investment Strategies & Cash Flow Management for Maturing Pension Funds - Rescheduled date

October 21, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Current Investment Issues for Pension Funds

November 5, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

LGPS Investors: Focus on ESG, Responsible & Sustainable Investing

November 12, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

Annual Northern Investment Conference for Pension Funds

November 19, 2020

Victoria & Albert Marriott Hotel, Manchester

ESG & Impact Investing for Pension Funds - Rescheduled date

December 3, 2020

Le Meridien Piccadilly, London

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Given the escalating situation with Coronavirus/Covid-19, unfortunately we have taken the decision to postpone or cancel all SPS conferences up to end of July 2020. Our conference calendar gives the dates of those events we are currently aiming to run.

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