David is Mercer's UK head of bulk pensions insurance and wind-up services. David has 18 years' industry experience overall, including nine years' 100% dedicated experience of DB pension buy-ins, buyouts and wind-ups.
He has been the lead adviser on three of the five largest pension buyouts in the UK to date: EMI (£1.5 billion, July 2013), T&N (£1.1 billion, October 2011) and Rank (£0.7 billion, February 2008),
Overall, David has been the lead adviser for 18 insurance-based de-risking projects involving premiums totalling £6 billion. In addition, David has been adviser on a further 11 projects, involving premiums totalling £1.2 billion. He has advised a wide variety of clients including many in the FTSE100 and FTSE250 and several multi-nationals.
He is a Principal at Mercer, a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority to provide investment advice in relation to pension buyouts and buy-ins.
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