Andrew Warwick Thompson - Pensions and Benefits UK 2019

Andrew Warwick-Thompson

Andrew has extensive knowledge and experience in the financial sector, having worked in senior management positions within the pensions, insurance, investment and international practices of Aon Hewitt, a global professional services firm, for most of his career.

He served as a non-executive member of the ABI's Independent Project Board, which was responsible for overseeing the audit of charges and benefits in legacy DC workplace pension schemes provided by ABI members. Andrew has also served as Chairman of the Pension Plan Trustees for the Mencap Pension Plan.

Most recently he was on the Board of The Pensions Regulator as the Executive Director for Regulatory Policy, where he was responsible for formulating regulatory policy for defined benefit, defined contribution, public service pension schemes, and for EU and international engagement. He also supported the development of pension policy with UK Government partners, principally Her Majesty's Treasury and the Department for Work and Pensions.

He joined the Board of LGPS Central as Chief Executive Officer in July 2017 where he has overall responsibility for the formulation and execution of LGPS Central's strategy and business plan, and for representing the Company to key stakeholders and external parties.

Andrew read law at Sheffield University and Guildford College of Law, and is a Member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.