Former Work and Pensions Committee (WPC) chairman Frank Field, 30% Club founder Dame Helena Morrissey, and Union Pension Services director Bryn Davies have been nominated for life peerages.
Baroness Nicky Morgan has been appointed as a non-executive director of the board of the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) alongside Cathryn Riley and Wendy Williams.
Michael Eakins has been appointed as chief investment officer (CIO) at Phoenix Group, subject to regulatory approval and completion of the acquisition of ReAssure.
Nikhil Rathi has been appointed as chief executive of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) following Andrew Bailey’s move to the Bank of England as governor earlier this year.
Barnett Waddingham has promoted nine to partner level in response to growing client demand and to maintain market-leading service delivery for clients.
Barnett Waddingham non-executive chairwoman Elizabeth Renshaw-Ames has been named as trustee chairwoman of Aviva Master Trust.
Hymans Robertson scheme actuary and partner Patrick Bloomfield has been elected chair of the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA).
Pensions and financial services consultancy Hymans Robertson has promoted three partners to the role of equity partner and nine others to partner.
Border to Coast Pensions Partnership has hired three people to its investment team and two to its research team following a series of new fund launches.
Premier has appointed Alastair Aird as its chief executive to lead the firm’s plans for strategic growth.
Mel Charles has been appointed as director of automatic enrolment (AE) at The Pensions Regulator (TPR), following Darren Ryder’s departure earlier this year.
The Society of Pension Professionals (SPP) has named James Riley as president for a two-year term beginning 1 June.
Mads Gosvig has been named chief fiduciary officer for investments at RPMI Railpen, joining on 16 April.
The People’s Pension (TPP) has appointed Baroness Jeannie Drake and Mark Condron to its board of trustees.
Cardano has appointed Marino Valensise as its group chief investment officer from Barings Asset Management.
Lane Clark & Peacock (LCP) has said it is focussing on riding out short-term uncertainty and has promoted 14 partners in a bid to contribute to the sustainable growth of the business.
Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) has announced the appointment of three new trustees to the L&G Mastertrust Board and a new member to its Independent Governance Committee (IGC).
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Mercer has appointed BESTrustees’ Lisa Mundy as a representative to the Mercer Master Trust board.
The BT Pension Scheme (BTPS) has announced the appointment of three new trustees to its board.
Former LGPS Central chief executive Andrew Warwick-Thompson has joined Capital Cranfield as a professional trustee.
Former pensions minister Stephen Timms has been elected chairman of the influential Work and Pensions Committee (WPC).
Caroline Siarkiewicz has been appointed as chief executive of the Money and Pensions Service (Maps) after seven months in the position on a temporary basis.