Client feedback

​I would recommend them to anyone - I have dealt with a number of other independent trustee firms and would rate PSIT as the best. We are very happy with Mark and the service we get.
Julia Morton,
Camellia plc
​I enjoy working with PSIT and we have a very positive relationship. I was new to pensions and found them very helpful.
Bruce Allison,
So much more proactive than the previous company. On the ball - thinking in advance of things needing doing - very proactive.
Paul Rudd ,
Chairman of Trustees, Express Newspaper
​We are extremely pleased with the appointment we made. The way Ian and Kerry react to us and work with us is brilliant. We are very happy.
Katherine Breading,
​Their pragmatic approach helps with quick and easy decision making. Another approach might have made things more difficult.
Mark Assinder,
PSIT offered the right support at very short notice, at reasonable cost, when we really needed it
Ian Edwards,
Chair of Trustee, Comet Pension Scheme
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Clare Owen

Director of Outsourced Pension Services

Contact Clare


Tel 0118 313 0746


Clare joined PS Independent Trustees Limited (PSIT) in January 2016 as Director of Outsourced Pension Services. She has spent all her career in pensions and worked with clients in a variety of areas including scheme governance, outsourced pensions management and operational efficiency.

Career history

Clare started her career in 1983 as an actuarial trainee, changing to an in-house administration role with Grand Metropolitan (now Diageo) in 1985.

In 1989, Clare moved into consultancy with Mercer Limited and held a variety of roles over her 25 year career there. Her role prior to joining PSIT was UK Leader of Governance Trustee services, where she led a team providing outsourced pensions management, secretarial and governance advisory services to a variety of clients.

Clare has also been involved in project work, including taking several large clients through the introduction of auto enrolment in 2013 and developing the governance framework of a new Master Trust solution.

Clare is a graduate and an Associate of the Pensions Management Institute (APMI). She has also been a Trustee Director of the pension scheme of one of her former employers.

Areas of specialism & recent projects

  • outsourced pensions management
  • trustee secretarial services
  • assessment of trustee board and scheme governance
  • review and assessment of internal controls and risk
  • selection exercises for pension scheme advisers
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