OPDU Report 24
- May 2008
Peter Murray elected to serve as Chairman of OPDU’s Advisory Council
Peter Murray has been elected as the Chairman of the Advisory
Council following the retirement of Alan Herbert who has chaired the
Council since our launch in 1997.
The Advisory Council is elected from OPDU’s membership to repre-sent
the interests of the insured schemes and sponsoring employers to
ensure that we remain as pro-active as possible in meeting the needs
of our membership and in helping to raise standards in the
management of pension schemes generally.
We are delighted that Peter Murray has accepted the post and his
wealth of experience and standing in the pensions community will
play a major role in ensuring that OPDU
continues to lead the market in protecting pension schemes with its
unique combination of comprehensive insurance and advisory
services. Peter Murray is a trustee of the Railways Pensions Trustee
Company, our largest member, and was its Chief Executive until his
retirement. He was Chairman of the National Association of Pension
Funds between 1997 and 1999 and Vice-President from 1999 to 2001.
We would also like to express our gratitude to Alan Herbert for his
invaluable contribution since our launch.