Tim Middleton has worked in the pensions industry since 1987. His roles have covered consultancy with Bacon & Woodrow (now Aon Hewitt), Mercer and Barnett Waddingham. He is currently Technical Consultant for the Pensions Management Institute (PMI), where he works extensively on the External Affairs Committee and provides input into PMI's education programme. He also writes frequently for the pensions press. He is a Fellow of the PMI and holds the CII's Diploma in Financial Planning. He is a past chairman of the PMI's London Group.