UK - PriceWaterHouseCoopers has appointed Peter McDonald as partner and head of the firm's regional team of 30 actuaries and pension consultants.
He will be responsible for developing the provision of pensions services to large and mid-tier private companies and public sector organisations in Manchester and the North West.
He joins from Watson Wyatt, where he specialised in helping companies restructure pension arrangements and also took responsibility for helping clients manage pensions exposure in merger and acquisitions.
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