Pensions & Investments

The Pension and Investments team at the Hanover Search Group has a 20-year history of executing search and selection projects across the sector. Our business focus offers solutions for recruitment into pension and consulting, banking and asset management, fiduciary management and all aspects of pensions and investment risk.


With a record of providing key hires, including the placement of numerous direct entry Partners with ‘Big 4’ practices, our team have also helped build out those business groups. Alongside providing pivotal placements such as CIOs, Heads of Client Strategy and Heads of DC and LDI, our team helps clients to create new groups working in risk management, fiduciary management and asset consulting.                                                                                                                                                   



Alistair is a Senior Partner and the lead on the Pensions and Investment team. He began a career in Financial Services before moving on to focus on actuarial recruitment 19 years ago. Alistair manages all the teams’ search activities across areas including, but not limited to, Consulting, Fiduciary, In-House, Asset Management and Banking solutions. He is also responsible for some of the Hanover Search Group’s largest multi-disciplinary client relationships.

Rob Bulpitt

Rob is a Partner at Hanover Search Group where he covers senior assignments across the Insurance and Asset Management markets. His experience has been extensive where he has worked on mid to senior level appointments both on retained search and contingency basis across Non-Life, Life, Pensions and Investment markets. During his career he has built a successful network of contacts and completed assignments in the UK, Europe, US and APAC region. Prior to joining Hanover Rob had established and managed two other actuarial practices.


Amanda has been successfully providing recruitment solutions to the Corporate Pensions market for 9 years. The last 5 years’ focus has been working closely with clients in the Auto-enrolment space growing their Sales and Technical teams and she has an excellent track record in this space. Her earlier career was spent working for a leading product provider giving her a valuable insight into the Pension’s market. Amanda has recently joined Hanover Search Group to strengthen their Corporate Pensions offering and help drive this sector forward.

Recently completed mandates

Head of Benefits and Pensions
Large Energy Company
Head of Pensions
Major Retailer’s Pension Fund
Head of Solutions
Mid tier Consultancy
Partner Investment Solutions
Big 4
Principal Corporate Pensions
Mid tier Consultancy
Head of Investment Consulting
Big 4