The Trustee and the Executive

There are 13 Trustee Directors on the Board. Seven, including the Chair, are nominated by the Principal Employer. Six are nominated by the members of the Scheme, through the member nominated director election.

Trustee Directors

Alan Thomas 

Member of Asset & Liability Committee. Member of Audit & Risk Committee.

Andrew Robinson 

Member of Communications & Engagement Committee. Member of Asset & Liability Committee.

Ann Ling 

Member of Audit & Risk Committee. Member of Appeals & Discretions Committee.

Anne Lonsdale 

Member of Audit & Risk Committee. Member of Appeals & Discretions Committee.

Beverley Horler 

Member of Communications & Engagement Committee. Member of Appeals & Discretions Committee.

Clare Beale 

Chair of Audit & Risk Committee. Member of Asset & Liability Committee.

Francis Sullivan 

Chair of Communications & Engagement Committee.

Keith Plummer 

Member of Communications & Engagement Committee. Member of Appeals & Discretions Committee.

Len Aspell 

Chair of Asset & Liability Committee.

Richard Dixon 

Member of Asset & Liability Committee. Member of Communications & Engagement Committee.

Russell Picot 

Chair of Trustee Board. Member of Nominations & Governance Committee.

Stuart Walker 

Chair of Appeals & Discretions Committee. Member of Nominations & Governance Committee.

Stuart White 

Member of Nominations & Governance Committee. Member of Asset & Liability Committee.

Trustee Chief Officers

Ellen Kelleher 

Trustee Chief Operations Officer

Mark Thompson 

Trustee Chief Investment Officer

About the Trustees

The Trustee is a limited company run by a Board of Directors which is responsible for making sure that the Scheme:

  • Complies with the rules
  • Complies with legal and HM Revenue & Customs requirements
  • Is administered efficiently
  • Invests its assets effectively
  • Has proper checks in place to make sure it can meet its obligations to members

The Board meets quarterly, with additional meetings if required.