Notice of oral hearing: June 2022
There will be a hearing on 8 June 2022 at 10am hosted at the offices of The Pensions Ombudsman, 10 South Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London E14 4PU as part of The Pensions Ombudsman’s investigation of complaints made by two applicants against Mr Simon Kim Williams, Focus Administration Limited, and Punter Southall Governance Services Limited in their capacity as the Trustees, and Brambles Administration Limited in its capacity as administrator, of the Focus Administration Pension Scheme.
The hearing will be held in public. However, it is essential that any member of the public wishing to attend contacts us as soon as possible, and in any event no later than Wednesday 1 June 2022, so that the necessary arrangements can be made. Attendance may not be possible otherwise. Requests or enquiries in relation to this hearing should be made to 020 7630 2200 or to email@example.com.
- Rowanmoor SSAS Scheme DeterminationDate:
The Pensions Ombudsman has issued a Determination in a complaint regarding the level of investment due diligence carried out in a Small Self-Administered Scheme (SSAS) set up with Rowanmoor Group Limited (Rowanmoor).
- Anthony Arter appointed as Interim Chair of TPODate:Today, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) announced the appointment of Anthony Arter CBE as Interim Chair of The Pensions Ombudsman, while it embarks on the recruitment process for a new permanent Chair. This follows the sad death of TPO’s former Chair, Caroline Rookes, in October 2023.