Your trustee

USS is the corporate trustee responsible for the management and administration of the scheme. Established in 1974, the trustee has its head office in Liverpool. The scheme is supervised in terms of its conduct of operations and financial reporting by the Pensions Regulator.

The trustee, supported by its advisory committees, directs and controls the scheme to ensure that it continues to provide a valuable way for members to save for retirement.

The trustee board delegates responsibility for day to day management of the scheme to the group executive.

The rules, principles, practices and processes by which USS is governed are set out in the USS Governance Framework.


Find out more about the people involved in running the scheme, including external advisers.

USS Investment Management Ltd

USS Investment Management Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of USS. Find out more about USS Investment Management Ltd’s role, governance and activities in this section.

Last updated: 12/03/2018