The judges for the 2018 UK Pensions Awards are as follows:

  • Andrew Evans, independent trustee
  • Anne Colquhoun, chair of trustees, Accolade Wines Pension Trustees 
  • Ava Lau, group pensions manager, London Stock Exchange Group
  • Ben Picknett, Universities Superannuation Scheme
  • Chris Parrott, pensions manager, Heathrow Airport
  • Chris Raw, group pensions manager, IMI
  • Colin Richardson, director, PTL
  • Darren Philp, director of policy and market engagement, B&CE
  • Debra Soper, director, Civil Service Pensions
  • Donna Hobbs, European pensions manager, INVISTA Textiles (UK)
  • Hugh Nolan, president of the Society of Pension Professionals and director at Spence and Partners
  • Jo Maguire, trustee of the DH&S Retirement and Death Benefits Plan and the PwC Pension Fund and director at PwC
  • John Anzani, member representative, Lothian Pension Fund
  • John Leavey, senior manager, pensions and risk benefits, Carnival UK
  • Kevin LeGrand, independent consultant and immediate past-president of the Pensions Management Institute
  • Lesley Carline, director of KGC Associates and vice-president of the Pensions Management Institute
  • Mark Chadwick, group head of pensions, Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Matthew Simms, consultant at P-Solve and trustee of the Hermes Group Pension Scheme and the National Physical Laboratories Management Pension Scheme
  • Neil McPherson, managing director, Capital Cranfield
  • Nick Wood, pensions manager, Action for Children
  • Oliver Payne, European pensions manager, Ford Motor Company 
  • Richard Lamont, rewards manager at VisitScotland, trustee of the British Tourist Board Pension Fund and committee member for the Lothian Pension Fund
  • Sean Hansbury, director, Agile Services
  • Simon Freeman, managing director, Pendragon
  • Stephen Robson, group administrator and secretary, Northern Powergrid
  • Tim Phillips, head of pension markets, Smart Pension