Nigel is one of our Directors and founding owners. Nigel is a qualified pensions actuary with significant pensions, actuarial and trusteeship experience. Nigel has close to 20 years’ experience in the industry having previously worked for KPMG, Mercer and Aon Consulting.
Nigel has wide experience of advising Corporate and Trustee clients on both defined benefit and defined contribution pension arrangements from Scheme design and inception right through to Scheme wind-up.
Nigel currently acts as Trustee to a number of pension schemes with specialism in providing guidance to Trustee clients in PPF Assessment. This is an area in which Nigel has spent much of his career having been involved in the creation of Mercer’s dedicated pension scheme wind-up section in the early 2000s prior to being recruited to head-up KPMG’s PPF/FAS delivery for the North of England in 2008.
Nigel has strong project management skills having also previously held chief operational responsibility for the offshoring of the actuarial process function of Aon Consulting, a national role which involved planning and managing the full offshore transfer of the Aon Consulting’s UK portfolio of well over 200 pension schemes.
Nigel is the appointed Scheme Actuary to around 15 pension schemes. In other professional appointments, he sits on the Careers Committee of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and regularly gives presentations at universities and schools as part of this role. Nigel has been the President of the North West Actuarial Society since 2009 and is also a school governor.