Ann Rigby has worked an independent professional trustee for 8 years. Her experience includes valuation negotiations, investment strategy reviews, working with fiduciary managers, multi-employer and sectionalised schemes, scheme mergers, wind ups, and dealings with the Pensions Regulator. Ann chairs a number of sub-committees covering investment, communication and administration issues and has recently gained accreditation from the APPT under the newly established Professional Trustee standards. Ann has also chaired BESTrustees own Employee Forum.
Previously Ann qualified as an actuary and has over 30 years’ experience in the pensions industry having worked for a range of institutions including the Co-operative Group, Aon Hewitt and KPMG. In that time she was a Principal with over 20 scheme actuary appointments consulting with trustees and sponsors of different sized defined benefit schemes.
Ann has frequently presented at trustee training seminars and has previously served on the committee of her local actuarial society based in the North of England.