Simons joins Schroders

Hannah Simons is joining the UK Strategic Solutions team at Schroders, reporting to the head of UK Strategic Solutions, Mark Humphreys. She joins a team of six actuaries and former investment consultants which was created in 2008 to work with clients and their advisers on investment strategy and implementation.

Simons was previously associate director of the Pensions Solutions Group at Russell Investment, a role she held for two years. Before that she held senior positions at Pimco Europe, BlackRock and Towers Watson, building up to more than 16 years of experience.

Humphreys said: “The key objective of Schroders’ UK Strategic Solutions team is to provide investment solutions and funding level management which are appropriate for our pension scheme clients. Hannah will focus on further developing the relationships we have established with our institutional clients and creating the appropriate investment solutions.”