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

Rene Poisson


Rene Poisson


J.P. Morgan UK Pension Plan

In 2012, after a 30 year career in Risk Management at JP Morgan Rene retired to pursue a Portfolio Career. He has been Chairman of the JP Morgan Defined Contribution Plan (assets of £2.2 bn) since 2004 and also chairs its Investment Committee. He has been a director of the USS since 2012 and in addition chairs the Remuneration Committee. Outside of Pensions, he chairs the Advisory Committee of Five Arrows Credit Solutions and is a Non Executive Director and Chair of the Remuneration Committee of Stemcor Holdings Ltd.


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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