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

Iain Clacher


Iain Clacher

Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance and Deputy Director of the Centre for Advanced Studies

Leeds University Business School

Iain is currently an Associate Professor in Accounting and Finance at Leeds University Business School and he is the co-director of the Centre for Advanced Studies in Finance. His main research interests focus on: pensions and retirement saving decisions, pension investment and infrastructure, and sustainable pension systems. As well as his academic activities, Iain has a number of external appointments, including involvement in a number of working parties for the UK Actuarial Profession, and he is currently the co-chair of the Profession’s cross-practice working party on behavioural economics for actuaries. Iain has also advised a range of organisations including; FTSE 100 Companies, The CERN Pension Fund, The City of London Corporation, The Work Foundation, and The Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association.


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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