Client feedback


In any major corporate transaction, time is of the essence. PSGS's pragmatic commercial approach helped us manage the pensions aspects of our group re-structure to ensure a positive outcome for all parties.
David Wilman,
CFO at Survitec Group
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
The Trustee training was very interactive and the presenters were engaging - thank you.
Nick Marsh,
Comet Pension Scheme
​We are extremely pleased with the appointment we made. The way Ian reacts to us and works with us is brilliant. We are very happy.
Katherine Cross,
Tyser
We now have a very collaborative approach between trustees and employer.
Peter Millard,
Company Secretary, TRL Limited
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.
Dave Strain,
Royal Yachting Association
Image of Kathy Trusler, Scheme Manager

Kathy Trusler

Scheme Manager

Contact Kathy

Reading

Tel 0118 207 2918

Role

Kathy co-ordinates all day-today activities for a range of trustee secretary appointments and supports our team of independent trustees.

Background & experience

Kathy began her career in 1984 in pension scheme administration working for British Shipbuilders in-house pensions department. She moved to Aon Hewitt where she held a number of senior roles, most latterly encompassing financial and operational responsibility for three administration teams.

Kathy’s joined us in 2013 and her role covers all aspects of managing defined benefit (DB) and defined contribution (DC) pension schemes. Working as part of the wider pension secretariat team, she supports our trustee secretaries on large appointments.

Kathy played a key role in implementing our assurance reporting framework to achieve AAF 02/07 accreditation.

As well as surviving 30 years in pensions, Kathy also made it to the end of a zip line through a rain forest despite her fear of heights!

Qualifications: PMI Qualification in Pensions Administration & Retirement Provision Certificate

Areas of specialism

  • trustee secretarial support
  • governance support
  • member communications
  • scheme administration
Hot Topic
Declarations of intent: a case of regulatory grip tightening

20 Jun 2019

With all the recent high profile cases in the press - Arcadia, BHS and Carillion being the most obvious – it’s no surprise the government wants to...

Big pension schemes: the view from our trustee secretaries

13 Jun 2019

Maybe it is just that an analytical mind is useful when you work in pensions and categorising things helps us, but I’ve always thought it's...

Trustee board performance: what reviews are we seeing?

3 Jun 2019

I think it is safe to say all the pension trustees and pension managers I’ve spoken to have different views on what they’re looking for from an...

More opinions »

Call: 0845 313 0024

online enquiry