. , Independent Investment Adviser
John is Independent Advisor for governance and investment to the pension funds of the London Boroughs of Barking & Dagenham, Haringey and Waltham Forest. These three funds have combined assets exceeding £3bn and approximately sixty-five thousand individual members.
John is also Independent Chair of the Board of the Merseyside Pension Fund which has assets of approximately £9bn and one hundred and forty thousand individual members and is an advisor to the Nottinghamshire Pension Board.
John’s consultancy support experience includes investment and governance training and reviews of fund governance and pension administration arrangements for a number of other LGPS funds. He has acted as a consultant to other LGPS stakeholders, particularly Asset Managers.
John was Head of the Northamptonshire County Council Pension Fund before becoming Chief Finance Officer of the County Council, and later Director of Finance of the London Borough of Waltham Forest.