UK - The Church of England Pensions Board has appointed Shaun Farrell as its new secretary. He will take over from Roger Radford who retires in September after 20 years as the board's secretary and treasurer.
Farrell is currently financial secretary and director of central services for the Archbishops’ Council. Prior to that he worked for the Church Commissioners as commercial property manager and stipends and allocations secretary.
The board oversees more than £600m in funds, including the clergy pension fund established in 1998.
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