Committee Member Profile

Mr. Colin Packer Colin Packer

Trustee Director, Aviva Group plc Staff Pension Scheme

Colin has worked for Aviva and predecessor companies since 1980. He has held a wide range of roles within the Life Company and has previous trustee experience with Provident Mutual. He is an Actuary and holds an MBA from Edinburgh Business School. Colin has a strong pensions background, including a spell as Scheme Actuary to defined benefit pension schemes administered by Provident Mutual and General Accident. He has been a member of the ASPS Investment Committee since September 2007 and was elected to the Trustee Board in September 2011 as a Member Nominated Director. Since 2014 he has been a member of the ASPS Money Purchase committee, which at over £1bn has become an important area of focus. Colin was on the working parties for ASPS’s LDI re-engineering project (started in 2007) and for the £5bn longevity swap in March 2014. Living in sunny Yorkshire, the “day job” is based in Aviva’s York office. Outside work, Colin gets involved in numerous activities ranging from keep fit, cycling, table-tennis & golf through to gardening, walking & beekeeping. (09.18)