Ian Aley

ian aley


Head of Transactions, Willis Towers Watson

Ian is head of Willis Towers Watson’s Transactions team. His experience in the pension de-risking market has been central to its development over the past 20 years. Ian joined Willis Towers Watson in 2012, having previously worked at UBS Investment Bank where he established the pension advisory team and developed UBS’s Longevity Swap and Synthetic Buy-in capability. Prior to joining UBS, Ian was part of the leadership team at Paternoster, the specialist buy-in provider, following 20 years with Prudential where he founded and led the Bulk Annuity business. Ian is currently appointed to lead the advice in respect of a number of longevity swaps and buy-in projects.