David is an experienced pension actuary who has spent the majority of his time over recent years focussing on investment strategy and risk management. He is currently working towards accreditation as a Professional Trustee and will be based in our London office.
His advisory experience covers Trustee appointments and Corporate appointments involving pension schemes from relatively small sizes up to the multi-billion size. His range of experience includes long term strategy planning, asset allocation, liability hedging, manager selection, liability management, asset backed security structures, buy-ins and buy-outs as well as governance and communication. He also has experience working on non-UK pension arrangements (DB and DC) and working with non-UK headquartered Companies.
Before joining Dalriada David spent over 30 years at Mercer with a range of roles in both the actuarial side and the investment side. Latterly he was responsible for the overall Defined Benefit business in the UK. He was a frequent contributor at client and internal events.
David’s passions away from work are his family, his Tibetan Terrier and his golf.