Lesley Williams

Lesley Williams

Lesley Williams photo 

Immediate Past Chair, PLSA

Until May 2018, Lesley was Group Pensions Director at Whitbread, with responsibility for Corporate pensions strategy and to the Trustee Company for the operation of the Pension Fund and its investments.  Lesley worked in the pensions industry for just over 30 years, with previous positions in Gateway Foodmarkets, Abbey National, the Pearl Group and Henderson Global Investors. 

She is a Fellow of the PMI and has an MBA.  She is a past Chair of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association and is currently a Board Director, leading the PLSA’s diversity advisory group.  She contributes to widely to pensions policy debate in various forums.