Strong governance

Scottish Widows Master Trust is backed by the financial strength of Scottish Widows Limited who have over 200 years of helping members save for their financial future.

An independent trustee board is responsible for scheme governance and oversight. The trustees ensure the scheme is run in the best interest of members and to help members achieve good retirement outcomes.

The scheme also has a highly experienced strategist committee drawing on expertise from across Scottish Widows and Lloyds Banking Group.

Who are the trustees?

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PTL are an award-winning specialist in professional trusteeship and governance. PTL's dedicated and experienced team deliver customised governance solutions that reflect the individual requirements of each of their clients.

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Capital Cranfield chair the trustee board and are a leading professional pension trusteeship and governance firm. Capital Cranfield offer true independence with a pragmatic, individual approach to meeting client needs.

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Punter Southall Governance Services (PSGS) are trusteeship and pension governance experts. PSGS share extensive knowledge and experience and find smart solutions to benefit their clients.

The trustees board members are:

Andrew Warwick-Thompson (Chair)
Kim Nash
Gerald Wellesley
David Butcher
Cheryl Black

The scheme strategists are:

Jackie Leiper (chair)
Scott Guild
Philip Grant
Graeme Bold
Lauren Yorston

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