John is a Senior Adviser. He has worked in senior management posts in local government finance in London for over 30 years and has held the post of Director of Finance at two London Boroughs – Ealing and Islington. In recent years he has been working independently, carrying out several senior level interim management appointments covering a wide range of financial management issues including advising elected Councillors on budget and investment strategy, and managing the finance function.
John has over 15 years’ experience of managing and advising Local Authority Pension Funds, including reviewing and developing investment strategies. He is a regular contributor at conferences with regard to pension fund investment issues and has led teams that have won awards for investment performance. John holds an honours degree in Economics from the University of Nottingham and is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy.