Client feedback


The trustee training was a very well-paced overview which gave opportunity to explore ideas and question more deeply at key points.
Paul Coley,
The Altro Pension and Life Scheme
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
These days, Boards need real expertise on tap (with excellent back-up) to cope with a constantly evolving and more regulated environment. HR Trustees is geared to delivering that.
Ray Pygott,
Partner at KPMG LLP
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
Where HR Trustees are appointed to act in conjunction with an existing body of trustees, we have found that they are quickly able to fit in well and gain the trust and respect of their co-trustees.
Duncan Buchanan,
Partner at Hogan Lovells
I wanted to look at the effectiveness of our trustee board, so Gillian, our PSIT scheme secretary, provided their trustee self-assessment tool to help me gather thoughts and opinions from others on the board. The tool was extremely easy to use and asked all the right questions to help me collect the information I needed as Trustee Chair. It is a great example of the way PSIT shares knowledge with their clients and makes dealing with key governance issues easy. As well as enabling me to meet one of the Regulator’s 21st century trusteeship requirements, using the tool has flagged trustee training needs and ways we could improve trustee meetings further.
Claire Silvester,
Vector Aerospace
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Clare Owen

Director of Outsourced Pension Services

Contact Clare

Reading

Tel 0118 207 2908

Role

Clare is a 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.

Background & experience

Clare started her career 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. Prior to joining PSIT, she was UK Leader of Governance Trustee services, heading a team providing outsourced pensions management, secretarial and governance advisory services to a variety of clients.

Clare’s project work has included 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 keen sportswoman and plays Masters hockey. She has travelled the world - including a successful three month trip with two young kids!

Areas of specialism

  • complex project management
  • trustee executive services
  • scheme governance
  • adviser reviews
  • trustee board assessment
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