Committee Member Profile

Mr. Chris Hitchen Chris Hitchen

Trustee, NEST

Chris is Chair of the Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, which invests money for twelve LGPS pension funds with assets of over £40 billion, and Chair of the Pension SuperFund, a consolidator for defined benefit pension schemes. He is also a Trustee member at NEST, the 8-million-member UK DC scheme and Chair of its Investment Committee. Chris has over 30 years' experience in investment and pensions and chaired the Pension and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) from 2007 to 2009, as well as being the inaugural Chair of the Pensions Quality Mark. Chris is a Board member for the Toronto-based International Centre for Pensions Management (ICPM), and for the UK’s Investor Forum, which promotes strategic dialogue between companies and investors. Chris is an Actuary and an Honorary Fellow of the CFA Society of the UK. He is a Member of the Pension Trustee Circle Advisory Committee (01.20)