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USS appoints Dame Kate Barker as Chair-elect

Dame Kate Barker

The Dame Katharine (Kate) Barker will become Chair of the country’s largest private pension scheme later this year, when Professor Sir David Eastwood retires from the USS Trustee Board.

Her high-profile career – including as Chief Economic Adviser to the CBI and membership of the Bank of England’s Monetary Policy Committee – as well as her experience of working with Higher Education institutions make her ideal to lead USS in its mission.

Article date: 21 January 2020

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In Memoriam - Dave Guppy

Everyone in USS is deeply saddened to learn that Dave Guppy, a UCU appointee to the USS board, died suddenly on Tuesday 3 December.

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Rising to the challenges

Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) has continued to deliver good outcomes for members and employers in challenging conditions, according to its annual report published today.

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USS appoints Simon Pilcher as Chief Executive of Investment Management

USS appoints Simon Pilcher as Chief Executive of Investment Management

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USS becomes first hybrid pension scheme to secure Master Trust approval

USS becomes first hybrid pension scheme to secure Master Trust approval

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