XPS Pensions Group makes new senior appointments

XPS Pensions Group (XPS) announces the appointment of Ben Gold as Head of Investment, taking over from Patrick McCoy who has a new role as Head of Advisory for the pensions and investment businesses.

Patrick McCoy, Head of Advisory at XPS Pensions Group said: “It is becoming even more critical for pension schemes to join up their thinking across funding, investment and covenant so the aim of my wider role as Head of Advisory, is to ensure that we produce well thought through joined up advice across all our advisory service lines which helps clients meet their long term goals.”

Ben Gold, Head of Investment at XPS Pensions Group commented: “I’m delighted to be taking on the role of leading our investment practice at this time, with so much opportunity to really help pension schemes. This is a hugely exciting time to help our clients achieve their objectives whilst ensuring we live up to the standards demanded by the CMA. By doing this, I will ensure that XPS plays its part in driving the changes to the industry the CMA has demanded.”

XPS Pensions Group is the largest pure pensions consultancy in the UK specialising in pensions actuarial, investment consulting and administration services.