“It’s a pleasure working with key members of the PSGS team: their experience and leadership means that they know how to get the job done, working in partnership with fellow trustees, employers and advisers to achieve the best result for members.”
“The trustee training course lecturers' explanations and willingness to answer questions were most valuable - even silly ones - although I have learnt there are no 'silly questions' that trustees should ask.”
“Kathy, may l take this opportunity to thank you for your assistance. There were many times l thought l was losing my mind during my efforts with Aviva. You were a pillar of support for me and you saw my case through to the very end. I cannot thank you enough but thank you again. It is through people like you who strive for professional fairness as well as thoroughness, HCA has such a good reputation.”
“PSGS were overall more professional than others.”
“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. ”
“These days, Boards need real expertise on tap (with excellent back-up) to cope with a constantly evolving and more regulated environment. PSGS is geared to delivering that.”
Why review your trustee board’s effectiveness? A handful of reasons are…
PSGS is perfectly placed to review the effectiveness of your pension trustee board. We are independent, impartial and objective. We have an in-depth understanding of the role of a pension trustee board and the workings of a pension scheme, with extensive experience of doing the job ourselves. We bring wider experience and new perspectives. Being independent means we can more easily ‘tell it like it is’ or deal with known issues diplomatically.
Our board effectiveness services are tailored specifically to your pension scheme, trustees and particular objectives. Typical elements include:
PSGS delivers trustee board effectiveness reviews together with the Non-Executive Directors’ Association (NEDA) - the leading independent member association dedicated to Non-Executive Directors (NEDs). NEDA provides a comprehensive range of practical education, training, mentoring, coaching and advisory services for NEDs at all levels, promoting:
Trustee board effectiveness is a big topic, so why not get in touch to chat through what’s on your mind and learn how we can help your pension trustee board develop and improve.
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Clare Owen speaks about our latest trustee board research
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