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Press Release - Hugh Creasy joins Capital Cranfield as Professional Trustee

by Neil McPherson, Managing Director

The Professional Trustee firm, Capital Cranfield, is pleased to announce the appointment of Hugh Creasy as professional trustee in a move which will strengthen its presence in the north of England.

Hugh, who joined on 30th October, will be based in Yorkshire. He has been a consulting actuary for 25 years, the last 11 with Xafinity. His particular specialisms are in understanding financial risk and how this can be addressed effectively through investment strategy.

Commenting on the appointment, Neil McPherson, Managing Director, Capital Cranfield, said:

“Hugh is a highly regarded and well-known figure in the pensions community. Allied to strong inter-personal skills, Hugh’s deep understanding of pension scheme management, from day-to-day operations to high level strategy, means he will be extremely well placed to fulfil the professional trustee role. Hugh will be a very strong addition to our team”.

Hugh Creasy added:

“I am delighted to have joined Capital Cranfield and look forward to helping the firm develop its presence in the north still further. In these challenging times for many pension schemes I believe that my experience advising both trustee boards and employers on all aspects of financial risk will bring significant benefits to my trustee clients”.