a highly experienced team

The Pension SuperFund was created and is led by a highly experienced team of experts in pensions, investment and risk.

Luke Webster

CEO

0207 306 0386

luke.webster@thepensionsuperfund.com

Luke, a co-founder of PSF, was formerly Chief Finance and Risk Officer at London Pension Fund Authority. He played a leading role in the ground breaking £11bn consolidation with the Lancashire CC Pension Fund, which was the first step in the creation of the SuperPools for the £260bn of assets in local authority pension funds.

Chris Hitchen

Chairman

Chris has over thirty years’ experience in pensions and investments. He chairs the Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, a consolidator for £46 billion of local authority fund assets, and industry-wide pension schemes totalling £5 billion for The Pensions Trust (TPT). Chris sits on the Board of NEST, the 7 million member DC scheme, and the Toronto-based International Centre for Pensions Management, a global hub for best practice amongst asset owners.

Vic Gysin

Chief Operating Officer

vic.gysin@thepensionsuperfund.com

Vic stepped down from his role as Chief Operating Officer at Capita plc in January 2018. He spent 16 years in Capita, with 7 of those on the plc Board. He was responsible for much of Capita’s growth in regulated and non-regulated markets in the UK and continental Europe, including their Employee Benefit business.

Wolf Becke

Senior Advisor and Member of Commitment Committee

wolf@becke.de

Wolf was CEO of Hannover Life Re from 1999 to 2011 where under his guidance it became the first counter-party in longevity reinsurance for Pension Insurance Corporation plc. Wolf started his business career in reinsurance at Hamburg International Re ending up in charge of life reinsurance, accounting and investments. He is Chairman of the supervisory board at AEGON Blue Square Re N.V.; deputy chairman of the supervisory board of FWU AG and Chairman of the board of directors at Vitality Life Ltd. which continues to disrupt the UK life insurance marketplace.

Lincoln Jopp

Non-executive Director

licoln.jopp@thepensionsuperfund.com

Lincoln is a partner at the private equity firm Disruptive Capital Finance. A former career soldier, he has served on two plc boards and is also a director of Tantalum, the leading connected car technology company, and REG, the regulatory compliance company for the insurance industry. Lincoln has a particular interest in technology, the monetisation of data, robotics and marketing.

Rachel Bradshaw

Chief of Staff

0207 306 0389

rachel.bradshaw@thepensionsuperfund.com

Rachel graduated from the University of Bristol with a BSc in Mathematics with honours. Prior to joining The Pension SuperFund she was an investment analyst at Disruptive Capital Finance.

Kelvin Wilson

Managing Director, Deal Origination

07719 976 015

kelvin.wilson@thepensionsuperfund.com

Kelvin help structure the first £1bn collateralised pension annuity buy-in deal in the UK whilst working at Prudential UK. Having worked as an adviser and principal structurer in the pensions industry for over 10 years, Kelvin has transferred over £20bn of pension liabilities off corporate balance sheets into the global insurance, reinsurance and capital markets.

Peter Cazalet

Managing Director, Deal Origination

peter.cazalet@thepensionsuperfund.com

Peter is a highly experienced asset manager in the pension fund sector. During his career he has been responsible for a wide range of clients across multiple asset classes for some of the largest pension funds in the UK. Most recently Peter worked for UBS AM in a business development role. Prior to that he spent 19 years at JPMorgan AM as a Client Director having joined Robert Fleming & Co in 1995. Peter began his career at stockbrokers Hoare Govett in 1982, joining investment bank SG Warburg in 1988.

Antony Barker

Managing Director Asset and Liability Management & Solutions

07788 150 339

antony.barker@thepensionsuperfund.com

Antony is an actuary and the former Director of Pensions/CIO for Santander UK. His international career spans corporate finance, banking, insurance and governments covering both assets and liabilities as advisor, owner and manager. He was seconded to the Department of Work and Pensions to create the Pension Protection Fund and personal accounts (now NEST).

Emanuel is a graduate from Maastricht University and holds a BSc in International Business. Prior to joining The Pension Superfund he was an investment analyst at Disruptive Capital Finance.

Catarina Sá-Dantas

Executive Assistant

0207 306 0388

catarina.sadantas@thepensionsuperfund.com

Catarina has been with The Pension SuperFund as the Executive Team Assistant since the beginning. Catarina previously worked in Hotel Management in Portugal and then in the UK. Prior to that, she studied Physics in her home country of Portugal.

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