Chief Executive Officer, Cardano
Kerrin is CEO of Cardano in the UK, with overall responsibility for the business which has a client base of pension funds with over £50bn in investment advisory and fiduciary management assets. Kerrin also acts as Client Director for a number of Cardano clients.
Together with a few other senior colleagues, Kerrin established Cardano’s UK business in 2007 with the aim of applying risk management-based principles to pension fund management. Cardano has pioneered the use of innovative investment concepts that are now commonplace today.
As Client Director at Cardano, his role includes leading client relationships and bringing together Cardano’s derivatives, asset allocation and manager selection capabilities to construct a portfolio that best achieves each client’s investment and risk objectives. Kerrin has significant experience in working with trustees from a range of different schemes in a range of different scenarios, with a focus on communicating complex strategies in an easy to understand way.
Over the last twenty years, Kerrin has advised over £65bn worth of UK pension funds. Prior to Cardano, Kerrin was a Partner at Hewitt (today Aon Hewitt). Kerrin graduated from the University of Manchester with a degree in Economics, and qualified as an actuary in 1995.