Our Approach to 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.

The Scottish Widows Master Trust is supported by an Independently chaired Trustee Board. It is also supported by a highly experienced Strategist Committee provided by Scottish Widows and Lloyds Banking Group.

Who are the trustees?



PTL chair the trustee board and 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.



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



BESTrustees are one of the UK's leading independent trustee companies, BESTrustees is at the forefront of the UK pensions industry, experienced in both traditional trustee services and the latest pension sector developments.

The trustees board members are:

Kim Nash (Chair)
Jonathan Reynolds
Andrew Boorman

The scheme strategists are:

Jeff Sayers (chair)
Jackie Leiper
Scott Guild
Philip Grant
Donald Mackechnie
Perry Thomas

Explore Scottish Widows Master Trust

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