Helen McEwan has been named chief pensions officer at the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS), replacing Kevin Smith who retired last year.
She will officially begin in post on 1 April and will be based at the £64bn scheme's Liverpool office. She will be responsible for business and operational strategy, product development and delivery, operations,...
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