a highly experienced team

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

Co-founder and former CEO of the Pension Insurance Corporation. Former Chairman of the London Pension Fund Authority and architect of UK local authority pension consolidation

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.hitchen@thepensionsuperfund.com

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.

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 also served as Chairman of the board of directors at Vitality Life Ltd. VitalityUK has restructured their operations recently under 'One Vitality‘ in order to consolidate their activities in Health Insurance, Life Insurance and Investments under one brand and leadership. As part of this exercise and at the PRA”s request, Wolf’s new role is Senior Independent Non-Executive Director. This development will offer him new opportunities to take up board mandates in the UK and elsewhere.

Lincoln Jopp

Non-executive Director

lincoln.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 those of a number of privately owned companies including and REG, the regulatory compliance company for the insurance industry. Lincoln has a particular interest in people, technology, the monetisation of data, artificial intelligence and strategic communications.

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

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).

Tim Musgrave

Chief of Staff

Tim.musgrave@thepensionsuperfund.com

Tim joined PSF as Chief of Staff after more than 25 years in the City as an owner manager of businesses in career coaching and executive search.He trained originally in audit with Price Waterhouse and has sat as a non-executive director and advisor for companies in management consulting and recruitment.

Mark Hooton

Chief Financial Officer

Mark.hooton@thepensionsuperfund.com

Mark has joined PSF as Chief Financial Officer having previously worked alongside Disruptive and the PSF team as a director of Gentoo Fund Services, a realised portfolio company of Disruptive Capital, where he was responsible for finances, IT, and systems and processes. Mark trained in audit at PricewaterhouseCoopers and is a fellow member of the ICAEW and holds a bachelor’s degree in Physics from the University of Surrey

Henry Tilbury

Associate Director

Henry.tilbury@thepensionsuperfund.com

Henry has four years’ private equity investment experience, prior to which he worked in hedge funds and financial marketing and communications. He holds a BA in History from University College London

Tobi Osi

Senior Analyst

Tobi.osi@thepensionsuperfund.com

Tobi joined the Pension SuperFund after working at Goldman Sachs as a Leveraged Finance Credit Analyst where he focussed on leveraged buyout and acquisition financing in the Technology, Media and Telecom space. Tobi holds a Bsc in Engineering and Management from the University of Warwick

Sharon Jebb

Fundraising Manager

Sharon.jebb@thepensionsuperfund.com

Sharon has 30 years’ experience in private equity, raising equity funds and running investor relations.

Emanuel Grolman

Associate

emanuel.grolman@thepensionsuperfund.com

Emanuel started at the Pension SuperFund under Luke Webster, during its early inception days. He has experience in venture capital, private equity, shipping and banking, as well as having worked in various geographic locations such as Hong Kong, Munich and New York. Emanuel holds a bachelor’s degree in International Business from Maastricht University.

Chris Threadgold

Associate Analyst

chris.threadgold@thepensionsuperfund.com

Chris joined the Pension SuperFund in October 2018 after having completed his Bachelor’s degree in Business & Management at Durham University. He makes use of his insight from different industries, including broking and private equity, to support market analysis and operational processes at PSF. Chris is currently a CFA Level 1 Candidate.

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