Appointments update 21 April 2020

Independent Trustee Services has named Tegs Harding as director.

Harding joins the firm with over 15 years’ experience in the finance and investment industry, having previously worked for Mercer as both a strategist and investment consultant. She is also a qualified actuary, with experience in all aspects of investment strategy and implementation, and a specific expertise in environmental, social and governance (ESG) considerations. Her appointment is the third major hire of 2020 for the firm.

CMS has announced the promotion of Mark Jenkins to partner.

His appointment also follows the recent promotion of Tim Green and brings the total number of partners in the UK pensions team to 17. Jenkins joined the firm as a trainee in 2009 and advises employers and trustees on all aspects of UK pensions. He has particular expertise in advising on buy-ins, buyouts and longevity swaps, and also sits on the London Committee of the Pensions Management Institute.

Delta has appointed David Zwirn as group sales director.

Having held senior leadership positions at several global financial services institutions, such as Hargreaves Lansdown, Morningstar and Letterly Calastone, he will be responsible for developing new markets for Delta’s next-generation technology platform Platinum Pro. The firm stated that his appointment signalled a “clear intent” to expand its reach into the platform, particularly for the management of complex assets and income drawdown.

    Share Story:

Recent Stories

Making pension engagement enjoyable through technology
Laura Blows speaks to Nick Hall, business development director and Chartered Financial Planner at UK-based Wealth Wizards about the opportunities that technology provides for increasing people’s engagement with pensions and increasing their retirement wealth.

ESG & DC – creating the right tools
In the latest of our series of Pensions Age video interviews Francesca Fabrizi, Editor in Chief of Pensions Age is joined by Manuela Sperandeo, Head of Sustainable Indexing EMEA, BlackRock and Mark Guirey, Executive Director, Asset Owner and Consultant Coverage - MSCI to discuss some key trends of ESG investing among UK pension funds today. Please click here for an edited write-up of the video

Multi asset credit
Pensions Age editor, Laura Blows, discusses multi asset credit with Royal London Asset Management senior fund manager, Khuram Sharih
Pensions Age podcast: buy-outs and buy-ins for member and employer nominated trustees
Pitfalls and good practice when approaching insurers with Pensions Age editor, Laura Blows, Martin Parker (Just Group) and Akash Rooprai (ITS)