UK - CarnaudMetalbox Group UK pensions manager Philip Read has been elected as vice-president of the Pensions Management Institute.
Read’s appointment will take effect from the PMI’s annual general meeting in July. PMI president Roger Cobley and treasurer Brian Critchell have been re-elected and all three will serve two-year terms. Additionally, PMI vice-president Nigel Bodie will continue to serve until July 2005.
Read’s responsibilities at CarnaudMetalbox include investment strategy and administration of the £1.3bn Metal Box Pension Scheme. He is also a director of the scheme’s trustee company.
Read has served as a tutor and a senior examiner for the PMI and as a co-opted member on two PMI committees. He was elected to its council in July 2002.
He has since served on the PMI services committee and the membership committee, has chaired two subcommittees and is currently a member of the external affairs committee.
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