Our People

With decades of experience under their belts, the NOW: Pensions Executives and Board of Trustee Directors are able to provide our business with knowledge, expertise and guidance to make sure you get the best possible pension provision for your business and your employees.

Based on our expertise and knowledge, we are able to offer you and your employees a pension that takes your business into account, taking away the burden so you can focus on what you do best – your business.

It’s our commitment to make sure that the long-term investment of providing a workplace pension for your employees will deliver the best possible returns for you and your employees.

We do this with utmost sincerity and honesty – never forgetting that it’s your money, your life and your business.

For more information on our Executives and Board of Trustees, take a look at the individuals below.

Commercial Board

Trustee Board


John Rowland

Non-Executive Chairman

John Rowland has held a number of senior roles in the financial services sector, both in the UK and globally.

During a 15-year career with Invesco, he held a range of positions in the US and the UK, including Global Head of Information Technology; European COO and Global Head of Investment Operations.

Prior to joining Invesco, John was Chief Technology Officer at AXA Investment Managers in Paris and was Head of IT at National Mutual Fund Management in Australia.


Troy Clutterbuck

Chief Executive

Troy is a Chartered Accountant with over 20 years’ experience in the financial services sector.

Having started his career with KPMG in his native Australia, Troy has spent the last 16 years in the UK working firstly for HSBC and then JLT Group where he spent nearly 15 years in a variety of senior roles including M&A, Strategy and latterly as CFO of the UK Employee Benefits business and Regional CFO for Latin America and Canada.


Nigel Waterson

Chair of Board of Trustees, NOW: Pensions

Nigel Waterson was Conservative MP for Eastbourne from 1992 to 2010. He served as Shadow Pensions Minister for seven years. Nigel was also a long-standing Chairman of the All Party Group for Older People. He is currently Chairman of the Equity Release Council and a Governor of the Pensions Policy Institute. Nigel is a Trustee of the International Longevity Centre and is also a member of the Council of the Society of Pension Professionals.


Jocelyn Blackwell

Trustee Director, NOW: Pensions

Jocelyn has over 30 years’ experience in the pensions industry. In 1987 she founded Dunnett Shaw, a management consultancy that specialised in advising clients on pension administration processes, systems and outsourcing. The business merged with Higham Group in 2005 to form Higham Dunnett Shaw, which was sold to Capita in 2007.

Jocelyn was also the founder of the industry-wide body Raising Standards in Pensions Administration (now PASA) and chaired it for four years. She was the winner of the “First Woman of Finance Award” in 2005. She is currently Non-Executive Director at Inside Pensions, a specialist firm that provides independent scheme secretarial services to trustee boards.


Chris Daykin

Trustee Director, NOW: Pensions

Christopher Daykin CB, Hon DSc, MA, FIA, FSA, Hon FFA, was the Government Actuary of the UK from April 1989 to September 2007. He qualified as a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries in 1973. Employed at GAD from 1970 to 2007, he worked for UK and many international clients on pension fund consultancy, population projections, social security, national pension policy, pension reform, risk management and the supervision of insurance companies and pension funds.

Chris is now an independent consultant and has a variety of appointments, including Chairman of Trustees of the Arts Council Retirement Plan and member of the Prudential Assurance Company with profits committee. He was President of the Institute of Actuaries 1994-96 and Chairman of the International Forum of Actuarial Associations (the predecessor of the International Actuarial Association) 1996-97. He is currently Chairman of the European Actuarial Consultative Group, the umbrella organisation for all the actuarial associations in Europe, and Chairman of the Pensions, Benefits and Social Security Section of
the International Actuarial Association.


Adrian Kennett representing Dalriada Trustees

Trustee Director, NOW: Pensions

Adrian is a Director of Dalriada Trustees. He has 24 years’ experience in the pensions industry and is a Fellow of the Pensions Management Institute. His wider experience includes benefit rectification, debt compromise and scheme restructuring, scheme mergers and the implementation of complex investment strategies.

He sits as both Trustee Chair and a Member of the Board of Trustees on appointments ranging from those with liabilities of less than £10 million to those with liabilities of approximately £1 billion.


Joanne Segars

Trustee Director, NOW: Pensions

Joanne was the Chief Executive of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA) from 2006-2017. Joanne was appointed to the Board of the Environment Agency in March 2017 and chairs the Environment Agency Pension Fund (EAPF). In May 2017 she was appointed the first Chair of LGPS Central Ltd.

She chaired the EU trade Association for Pensions, PensionsEurope, from 2013-2016. Before joining the PLSA Joanne was Head of Pensions and Savings at the Association of British Insurers from 2001 to 2005. Joanne held the pensions brief at the Trades Union Congress for 13 years and started her career in pensions as a researcher and journalist for Incomes Data Services.

Joanne has a degree in economics from John Moores University, Liverpool, and a Master of Arts degree in Industrial Relations from the University of Warwick.
In the 2003 Queen's Birthday Honours, Joanne was awarded an OBE for services to the pensions industry.

I've known ATP for many years and have enormous respect for the effectiveness of their investment strategy. I'm convinced that NOW: Pensions can become a major player in the UK and look forward to being a part of that success. — Chris Daykin, the former Government Actuary
Our broker recommended NOW: Pensions, as they believed it would be our best option. We have not been disappointed, the NOW: Pensions customer support teams are great and always available. — Bromborough Paint & Building Supplies Ltd
There is a need for a member-centric solution designed for ease of use with low costs and cutting edge investment strategy, which delivers long term stable returns. ATP's in-house investment capabilities, combined with our novel and innovative… — Lars Rohde, Governor of the National Bank of Denmark and Former CEO of ATP Group
NOW: Pensions has a good technical infrastructure combined with a pension product suitable for our team. We couldn’t be happier with NOW: Pensions. — Martin Woods, SALT.agency
NOW: Pensions was attractive to us because the staff were very helpful and they sent over all the information required. This made the decision easy. — Metro Surveillance Group Ltd