Client feedback

They have helped us save much more and created a cohesive plan to de-risk whilst building an integrated pension team.
Sally-Anne Borrill,
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
PSIT were overall more professional than others.
Paul Staniland,
​Mike is a great secretary. He does a really good job for us.
Clare Cairns,
Campden BRI Group
When requesting information by email, I have noticed that there is 'out of hours activity' to answer me. I regard this as a stand out 'above and beyond' - impressed.
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
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Julie Karavis

Scheme Manager

Contact Julie


Tel 0118 313 0886


Julie is a Scheme Manager within PS Independent Trustees Limited (PSIT). In addition to her pension secretary appointments, she provides high level and strategic support to PSIT's Principals. Her role includes co-ordinating all day-to-day activities for a large variety of independent trustee and scheme secretary appointments.

Career history

Julie began her career in pension scheme administration in 1985 working for British Shipbuilders' in-house pensions department. She then moved to Aon, a major firm of employee benefit consultants, where she had a senior role encompassing full financial and operational responsibility for an administration team.

Julie joined Punter Southall Group in July 1999 and subsequently moved to PSIT in September 2006. Her skills in pension scheme administration are highly regarded and she has used these to develop PSIT’s Internal Controls Review service.

Julie provides support to a number of PSIT's independent trustee appointments and also acts as Secretary to the Trustees for a variety of schemes, ensuring they meet all governance and compliance requirements. She has also been involved in the implementation of our internet-based scheme document management and trustee management tools.

Areas of specialism & recent projects

  • pension secretariat services
  • pension scheme consultancy
  • scheme administration
  • member communications
  • internal controls
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