Jenny Davidson joins BESTrustees’ growing Trustee Team

BESTrustees is delighted to announce that Jenny Davidson has joined its growing team of Trustee Executives. Jenny is a highly experienced and respected individual HR and Pensions Professional, including spending the last 13 years as Group Reward Director for a number of companies in the IT, Telecoms and retail sectors. Jenny has worked alongside Board Directors and Remuneration Committees of FTSE100 and FTSE250 companies to set their reward strategies, including benefits, pensions and wellbeing offerings. Jenny has acted as employer-nominated trustee on two large DB and DC trust pension funds

BESTrustees appoints Julie Stothard as Chief Executive

BESTrustees Limited, has announced that Julie Stothard will be joining them on 23 September as Chief Executive. Alan Pickering, BESTrustees Chairman, said, “We are delighted that Julie has agreed to join us at this stage in the evolution of our firm. We are now an employee ownership trust and want to ensure that all our colleagues fulfil their potential in the growing market for professional trusteeship services. Julie has fulfilled a number of client facing roles and, more recently, undertaken leadership responsibilities. It is this mix that made Julie particularly attractive to our Board.”

BESTrustees hire three to meet client demand

BESTrustees has announced the appointment of three key hires to help it meet the growing demand for the services of professional trustees. Darren Jefferson will spearhead the new business drive, while Lisa Mundy and Mark Taylor will significantly increase the diversity of the firm’s offering as Trustee Executives. Alan Pickering, BESTrustees Chairman said, “We are delighted that these three dynamic individuals have agreed to join our firm. Darren brings with him a wealth of industry knowledge. Lisa has been on both sides of the fence having served as a trustee and been responsible for

New dawn at BESTrustees

BESTrustees, the well-respected professional trustee company, has been converted into an Employee Ownership Trust. This is a form of inclusive employment which enjoys cross-party political support. A growing number of companies is adopting this model in order to meet the needs of employees and customers alike. Alan Pickering, Chairman of BESTrustees, said: “This is an exciting development in the evolution of our firm. Since BESTrustees was created, shares in the business were owned by a number of current and former employees. From now on, all of the business will be owned by all of the