Our Speakers


Pension Investment Academy Seminars are renowned for the high quality of their speakers. The following pension fund industry experts are due to speak at a PIA seminar in the future. 

If you would like to be considered as a future speaker please click here

Helen Ball


Helen Ball

Partner & Head of DC


Helen has 20 years' experience of advising trustees and employers on all aspects of pensions law. She has particular expertise in advising on DC and is at the forefront of advising on new legislation, regulatory matters and policy development. Helen's recent experience includes, guiding master trusts through the authorisation process; advising master trusts and DC schemes on governance, Chair's annual statements and TPR's DC Code of Practice; establishing new DC occupational pension schemes, preparing their rules, member communications and third party contracts; advising on statutory money purchase illustrations, member booklets, pre-retirement communications and scheme website; and advising on changes to retirement options, including flexible retirement and partial transfer policy.


We want to let you know our policy re the Coronavirus and our forthcoming Meetings. Until it is possible to hold physical events, we are temporarily holding all our seminars as Virtual Forum Seminars.


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