Chris Hitchen

Chairman, Border to Coast Pension Partnership (BCPP)

Chris was formerly the CEO of the Railways Pension Trustee Company and its operating subsidiaries, RPMI and Railpen Investments.

He participated as an Advisory Board member in Professor John Kay's 2012 review of short-termism in the UK stock market and now sits on the Board of the Investor Forum, which came about as a result of this review.

He is also a Director of the Pensions Quality Mark, which promotes higher standards in DC pension schemes. From 2010-2015 Chris was a Trustee Member of NEST, the UK-wide DC scheme, and is a former Chairman of the National Association of Pension Funds.

Chris is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, with over 25 years' experience in pensions and investments.