Peter was appointed to the St. James’s Place Investment Committee in January 2010 and has over 40 years’ experience of working in investment markets.
Peter retired in 2011 after 11 years as CIO of the BBC Pension Fund where he advised on strategy and new investment opportunities and implemented major resulting changes. He now has a number of non-executive roles including membership of the investment committees of The Pensions Trust, Reed Elsevier Pension Scheme and the Nuffield Foundation, and is a Non-Executive Director of Murray International Trust, HgCapital Trust and GCP Student Living.
Win has over 30 years’ experience in the investment management industry and has held senior positions at a number of high-profile asset management companies, including Credit Suisse, Citigroup and Barclays Global Investors. Win’s career has centered in the fixed-interest sector. She has had broad investment management experience across active long-only and long-short portfolios, hedge funds and passive strategies. Win brings her specialist, in-depth knowledge of this asset class to the St. James’s Place Investment Committee.
Since taking early retirement in 2008, Win has taken on several part-time appointments; she is a trustee of two pension funds and is on the board of a high-yield bond investment trust. Win was appointed to the St. James’s Place Investment Committee in October 2012.
Davina has over 25 years’ experience in the investment management industry, with over 20 years as a fund manager, primarily managing European equities, both for retail and institutional investors, and specialising in the former. She has worked at some of the biggest names in the industry, including Nikko Asset Management, Foreign & Colonial Investment Trust and Royal & Sun Alliance. In 2007 she joined Russell Investments as the Managing Director responsible for around $20 billion of pan-European assets in the multi-manager arena. In 2011 she was appointed to the board of the Invesco Income Growth Trust as a Non-Executive Director and to the board of the BlackRock Greater Europe Investment Trust.
Along with Steven Daniels, Davina was appointed to the St. James’s Place Investment Committee in July 2014. Her experience of multi-manager funds and the fund manager selection and analysis process is a great benefit to the ongoing work of the Committee.