Committee Member Profile

Ms. Emer Chapman Emer Chapman

Group Pensions Manager, RTE

Emer joined RTÉ, Ireland’s national broadcaster, in 2009 and is responsible for managing pension liabilities within RTÉ.Managing the financial impact of the large defined benefit (DB) scheme (which has assets of €1 bn) remains a key focus for RTÉ. In line with other organisations, however, RTÉ is now in a position where most of the workforce participates in the defined contribution (DC) scheme. Having been made available to employees in 1989, the scheme is one of the more mature DC schemes in the country. RTÉ also has a hybrid DB/DC scheme which has been in place since 2010. An actuary by profession, Emer was formerly part of KPMG’s pensions team in London and prior to that was a Principal in Mercer’s international pensions group based in New York. (04.16)