“I found the trustee training really beneficial, highly recommended. I am not a trustee, I represent the employer and I think it will be valuable for me in future, having a better understanding of the trustees' perspective.”
“PSGS were overall more professional than others.”
“Where PSGS are appointed to act in conjunction with an existing body of trustees, we have found that they are quickly able to fit in well and gain the trust and respect of their co-trustees. ”
“In my experience, not all professional trustees are able to cope with tricky or potentially confrontational situations. I find PSGS has massive experience in getting involved, earning the respect of others and resolving such issues. They get stuck in – they are a first rate team.”
“They deliver above expectation when the scheme has a particular challenge.”
“I enjoy working with PSGS and we have a very positive relationship. I was new to pensions and found them very helpful.”
Freda is a member of our specialist Pension Protection Fund (PPF) team.
Freda’s first pensions role was as an administrator of Ghana’s National Social Security Pension Scheme where she reviewed and processed pensions, assembled claims and organised payment of dependants’ benefits. She then developed her studies in the UK, taking an MBA.
Freda came back to pensions in 2014, continuing her career with us. She is experienced in managing pension schemes through PPF assessment and has also worked on a PPF plus buyout case. She helps the team maintain compliance with regulatory and internal control procedures such as AAF.
Freda has grown and gained valuable experience within the industry and is developing her own portfolio of cases.
Freda travelled solo to Benin in West Africa to develop her passion for learning French. She enjoys being of help and meeting new people and occasionally volunteers with a homeless charity.
Qualifications: Master of Business Administration (MBA), BA Information Studies and Linguistics
20 Mar 2019
One of the most difficult situations a pension trustee can face is where the scheme sponsor is distressed, meaning the risk of insolvency is high....
15 Mar 2019
This case study look at how we helped a scheme with a sponsor in financial distress achieve a PPF+ buy out.
13 Mar 2019
Fiduciary management is certainly popular and, with the CMA review, particularly topical. The thing is, pension trustees really need to be sure...