Watson Wyatt has strengthened its UK benefits practice with the appointment of Richard Abramson as a senior consultant.
Abramson joins Watson Wyatt's London-based consulting team from Lane Clark & Peacock where he was a partner. Over the past 25 years he has provided actuarial and consultancy advice to pension schemes of all sizes and types, and has particular experience in M&A work and one-off advisory projects. He is well known in the pensions world being a regular conference speaker and contributor to professional journals.
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The aviation sector's constant evaluation of mistakes to improve safety should be applied to defined benefit schemes, as too many are making the same mistakes again and again, latest research shows.
A month of strikes are due to hit 64 universities from tomorrow over major reforms to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS).