Byrne-Alistair

ALISTAIR BYRNE

Head of European DC Investment Strategy, SSGA

Alistair leads SSGA's European DC Investment Strategy Team and is responsible for developing the firm's investment proposition for DC clients, working with consultants, platforms, plan sponsors and trustees. He is well known for thought leadership in the DC market, regularly publishing research, speaking at conferences and being quoted in the press.

Prior to joining State Street in 2014, Alistair was a Senior DC Investment Consultant at Towers Watson, where he advised a number of large DC plans and led a team of DC consultants and analysts. He has over 20 years investment experience, including as a consultant advising financial services firms, a business school academic and in a number of senior investment management roles at AEGON UK.

Alistair is a CFA charterholder and has a PhD in finance from the University of Strathclyde.