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Cliff Speed

Chief Investment Officer

Cliff is an experienced CIO and actuary who has over 20 years’ experience in pensions investment and risk management.  He is responsible for the £11.5bn investment portfolio of TPT Retirement Solutions.

Prior to joining TPT in 2016, Cliff worked at BlackRock where he led the UK Fiduciary offering operating as an outsourced CIO, he was responsible for the investment strategy, design and implementation for many significant UK pension schemes.

Cliff was previously CIO of an insurance company which specialised in the buy-out of DB pension liabilities. He has also worked as an investment consultant and played a leading role in introducing risk management techniques, including LDI, to UK pensions schemes from the early 2000's.

Cliff is a qualified Actuary who has been active in the profession publishing numerous papers. He has also worked as a university lecturer and in investment banking.