Client feedback


Clare Owen has been a really excellent scheme secretary
When requesting information by email, I have noticed that there is 'out of hours activity' to answer me. I regard this as a stand out 'above and beyond' - impressed.
Excellent service - as expected and why PSGS was chosen.
Stuart Barker ,
Independent Occupational Pensions Consultant, RSPCA
​I would recommend them to anyone - I have dealt with a number of other independent trustee firms and would rate PSGS as the best. We are very happy with Mark and the service we get.
Julia Morton,
Camellia plc
Highly informative. Having leading professionals deliver the TKU course really adds value.
Jonathan Williams ,
Bangor University
Very professional and engaged service.
Danny Nussbaum,
HR Director, Volvo
Image of Alex Davies, Director

Alex Davies

Director

Contact Alex

Reading

Tel 0118 207 2920

Role

Alex deals mainly with ongoing schemes and is a member of our management board.

Background & experience

Alex has extensive pensions experience, with more than 20 years as a professional trustee. He started at James Hay Pension Trustees in 1997 looking after executive pension schemes (SSAS, FURBS etc), then gained defined contribution (DC) experience with Winterthur Life.

Alex joined us in 2002. He acts as trustee for a range of ongoing schemes, predominantly defined benefit (DB) but also DC and hybrid. His appointments include chair of trustees, trustee board member and sole trustee.

He has dealt with most circumstances and many industry sectors, including: regulatory bodies, leisure, education, defence, media & technology, automotive & rail, healthcare, manufacturing, publishing, pharmaceuticals, housing associations and legal firms.

In his spare time, Alex suffers the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune on the golf course and still plays a bit of cricket on a Sunday, provided he can be sure of a good tea.

Qualifications: Fellow of the Pensions Management Institute (FPMI), law degree, Post Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice.

Areas of specialism

  • corporate transactions
  • investment strategy
  • scheme mergers
  • liability management
  • funding negotiations
  • benefit changes
Hot Topic
The Papa John’s journey

15 May 2019

The Papa John’s journey: from 49% funded to fully bought out See how we helped the Papa John’s pension scheme manage financial...

Dealing with distress part three: PPF assessment & PPF+ buy out

3 May 2019

Assuming you’ve read ‘Dealing with distress part one (keep calm and carry on) and part two (radical surgery)’ , we’ve reached the point where a...

Professional trustee accreditation: B+

29 Apr 2019

Most trustees sitting on pension scheme boards will be seeking the best outcomes for their members and having an increased level of knowledge and...

More opinions »

Call: 0845 313 0024

online enquiry