Spence & Partners today announced the appointment of Hugh Nolan, previously JLT’s Chief Actuary, as director. Hugh will be based in Spence’s London office and begins work with the business on 1 April. Brian Spence, Founder, commented: “Hugh comes with a great deal of experience at a senior actuarial level, so he will take a leading role in our group and his presence in the London region will consolidate and further enhance our position in this competitive market. We very much look forward to him joining us in April and welcome him wholeheartedly on board.” Hugh added: “I am very pleased to be taking a leading role in driving forward Spence’s business. Spence has carved out an enviable reputation for high standards and innovation and are a great choice of adviser for all sizes of employer and pension scheme.” Hugh entered the pensions industry in 1989 and has worked for several large consulting firms, most recently JLT / HSBC, where he has been since 2002. He sits on Council of the Society of Pension Professionals (SPP) and is Chair of the DC committee of the Association of Consulting Actuaries (ACA).