Sharon has over 40 years’ experience in the pensions industry, with a background in administration with one of the UK’s largest benefit consultancies, Sharon has managed teams delivering ongoing administration service, installation of schemes, setting up administration processes and of working to establish relationships with different service providers to deliver projects. For the last 25 years, Sharon has specialised in working on de-risking and end game solutions.
As an Endgame specialist, she has managed a wide range of projects, including reducing liabilities such as Winding up lump sums, Enhanced Transfer Values, Pension Increase Exchange and Trivial commutation exercises. She has also managed numerous buy-in and buy-out transactions and has dealt extensively with buy-out Insurer’s such as Aviva, Legal & General, Pension Insurance Corporation, and Just, with a detailed understanding of their post transaction processes and requirements.
What Do You Enjoy Most About Your Role
Working with Clients to understand their objectives and building a collaborative team of different service providers to deliver. Having worked predominantly on buy-out and winding up Schemes for the last 25 years, there are always new challenges and interesting obstacles to negotiate.
Interests Outside of Work
First and foremost going to see all kinds of live music, the cinema, theatre, Zumba and gardening.
Top Achievement To Date
Passing my driving test aged 60 on a second attempt.