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 Baroness Ros Altmann
Baroness Ros Altmann


Baroness Ros Altmann the UK's leading pensions expert, with over 35 years' experience in all aspects of pensions. She focusses on helping pensioners or older citizens enjoy better later life income. She has campaigned for many years against pensions injustice and has won numerous awards, including Pensions Personality of the Year and Industry Guru of the Year, as well as appearing in the media on a regular basis. She led a successful campaign to help 150,000 people receive compensation when their occupational pension schemes collapsed. She started her career as an academic analysing occupational pensions and pensioner poverty, then moved into the City to manage pension fund assets, in charge of international equities and strategy at Chase Manahattan, Rothschilds and NatWest. She worked as an independent consultant for many years, advising Governments, the pensions industry and pension funds on policy and investment strategy. Her work has often focussed on the consumer perspective, she was Director General of Saga from 2010 to 2013, was the Government's Business Champion for Older Workers from 2014 to 2015, was awarded a CBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours in 2014 for service to Pensioners and Pension Provision and was appointed to the House of Lords and became Minister of State for Pensions in the UK Government from May 2015 General Election until July 2016.


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