head of investment strategy and research, Railpen
John leads the investment strategy and research team at one of the UK’s largest asset owners. Railpen is responsible for investing GBP35 billion in assets on behalf of the Trustee of the Railways Pension Schemes. The team supports Railpen’s purpose ‘to secure our members’ future’ by ensuring that Railpen’s investment activities can produce strategies and solutions aligned to clients’ needs. John’s team is responsible for asset liability management, portfolio construction, strategic investment research, investment mandates, investment planning and designing the overall strategic investment beliefs, philosophy and process.
John is a Chartered Financial Analyst and holds a master’s degree in aeronautical engineering.