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Mark Hedges joins Capital Cranfield

by Neil McPherson, Managing Director

We are delighted to announce that Mark Hedges has joined our team of Professional Trustees. The text of our press release follows below.

Capital Cranfield, has today announced that Mark Hedges has joined its team of Professional Trustees.

Hedges, an experienced investment professional, joins the firm from Nationwide where he held several senior roles, including serving 10 years as Chief Investment Officer of the Society’s £6.5bn Defined Benefit pension scheme.

Capital Cranfield Managing Director Neil McPherson said “Mark is a proven senior level operator with a deep understanding of pensions and investments, we are delighted that he has chosen to work with us. Mark is our eighth new appointment since the start of 2020, all from different backgrounds, reflecting the challenges faced by our clients and further enhancing the skills diversity within the team”.

Commenting on his appointment, Mark Hedges said: “The expertise of Professional Trustees is needed more than ever after this difficult last year. I am looking forward to bringing my knowledge and experience to help support and improve the position of our clients, particularly those with significant investment requirements”.