Anthony Arter: 'A great privilege to help'

As he prepares to step down, the ombudsman reflects on his career and hopes for dispute resolution

Hope William-Smith
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Outgoing pensions ombudsman Anthony Arter.
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Outgoing pensions ombudsman Anthony Arter.

Anthony Arter has a heart for justice. And while it can be argued that law and justice are cousins at best, it is evident the pensions ombudsman and former lawyer has been fuelled throughout his career so far by a strong sense of fairness.

This has seen him take on an extraordinary number of cases and commitments at The Pensions Ombudsman (TPO) since his appointment in 2015.  Arter's firm belief that pensions should be just, simpl...

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