André KerrSenior Investment Consultant at XPS Pensions Group
André joined XPS’s Investment Consulting practice as a Senior Investment Consultant in 2017, he is based in our Leeds office and provides all aspects of investment advice to UK defined benefit pension schemes. André is the head of our Fiduciary Management Oversight Service and is a senior member of XPS’s credit research team, specialising in private credit research.
Prior to joining XPS André spent just under 4 years at Willis Towers Watson (WTW) splitting his time equally between providing advice to defined benefit pension schemes on a fiduciary basis and the day-to-day management of WTW’s ‘in house’ funds, including the Alternative Credit Fund. Prior to leaving WTW, André as Assistant Portfolio Manager on the Secure Income Fund was instrumental in its successful launch.
André sits on the committee shaping the industry standard for evaluating the performance of fiduciary management and is a qualified actuary. André previously spent 14 years in the RAF as a fast jet pilot and flying instructor.