Our Conferences - Our Speakers

Pension Investment Academy Seminars are renowned for the high quality of their speakers. The following pension fund industry experts are due to speak at a PIA seminar in the future.

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Biography of John Stannard
John Stannard
Capital Cranfield Trustees Ltd.


With over 30 years' experience as investment adviser and investment manager, John's pension trustee roles include Investment Committee Chair for a major UK retailer and Chair of Trustees for an Industry Association. Other non-exec roles include Independent Trustee for the Mercer Master Trust and Non-executive Board Chair of UBS Asset Management Life. John joined from Russell Investments, managing £30 billion of manager-of-manager assets in Europe. Senior roles there included Head of Client Advisory, Manager-of-Manager Client Service, and Fiduciary Management operations. John was a Trustee of Russell's UK DC scheme. He was Global Chair for the CFA Institute Board of Governors, the (GIPS) Investment Performance Council and Russell/Mellon Analytics. The CFA Institute awarded John the Daniel Forestall III Leadership Award.


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