Jacqueline Gillies was named chief pensions officer at the £9.5 billion ($19 billion) Strathclyde Pension Fund, Glasgow, effective next month, confirmed Richard McIndoe, head of pensions. She will replace David Crum, who left the fund in 2007 to join Hewitt Associates public sector investment consulting team.
Ms. Gillies was lead analyst in Martin Currie Investment Managements product analytics group. We are delighted for Jacqueline in her move to a senior role with Strathclyde Pension Scheme and we all wish her every success in the future, Willie Watt, CEO of Martin Currie, wrote in an e-mail response to questions. Martin Currie spokesman Scott White did not have further information about Ms. Gillies' replacement.