Client feedback


We have realised the benefit of having and independent trustee. Claire sees what general practice is like, so is able to guide us.
Anthony Bowen,
Colart Fine Art & Graphics
The team provide an excellent service with practical and commercial input that we have not found with anyone else.
Mark Culwick
Colin provides expert trusteeship. He guides former employees not familiar with legal constraints and restrictions - he is aware of them and helps solve problems - very happy.
They deliver above expectation when the scheme has a particular challenge.
Ian Edwards,
Comet
I work with Wayne and Kirsty. They really understand our business - they work with the company while retaining independence and ensuring compliance. They are a joy and pleasure to work with.
Neil McCawley ,
Ferguson plc
The Trustee Training course is very good. Excellent coverage of material presented in an easy-to-digest manner and quality of presentation by both presenters.
Jonathan Williams ,
Bangor University
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Fiona Lawrance

Scheme Manager

Professional trustee, Governance services, Pensions management

Contact Fiona

Reading

Tel 0118 207 2916

Role

Fiona acts as chair of trustees for several clients and as sole trustee for others for ongoing final salary and hybrid schemes.

Background & experience

Fiona started her career in 1994 as Assistant Company Secretary for Bridport-Gundry Limited (now Bridport plc), also acting as inhouse Assistant Pensions Manager.

Fiona decided to focus solely on pensions, moving to work as Assistant Pensions Manager with SAUR Water and then Premier Hotels Limited where she undertook to bring in the administration of the GPP scheme.

Fiona moved into trusteeship when she joined us in 2001. Her wide experience means she understands the many complex challenges faced by schemes, sponsoring employers and co-trustees and is able to suggest pragmatic and effective solutions. She specialises in small to medium size pension funds.

Fiona has undertaken and successfully completed a Critical Thinking course run by Oxford University and has been a parent representative at her daughter’s school.

Qualifications: Qualified - Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA), Associate of the Pensions Management Institute (APMI), accredited professional trustee

Areas of specialism

  • GMP reconciliation & equalisation
  • governance
  • scheme valuations
  • investment reviews
  • GDPR
  • PPF (re) certification
  • benefit & data audits

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