Mencap Pension Plan appoints Kempen as its fiduciary manager

The Trustees of the Mencap Pension Plan tendered for a replacement fiduciary manager at the end of 2016 via a competitive tender process with the assistance of an independent adviser. Mencap sought a partner who would match their core ethos and quality criteria, as well as being able to integrate with all key stakeholders in developing a long term funding solution which is sustainable for the Society and the members of the Plan. 
 
Both the charity and Trustees believe that Kempen as an organisation is the right fit for the Plan and were impressed with the team and the investment strategy offered.
 
Mira Mohideen at Mencap said “We have been very pleased with how Kempen has handled the transition to date and very much look forward to working with this dynamic team.
 
Johan Cras, Managing Director of Kempen, stated: ‘We are very excited about the prospect of working for and with Mencap. We consider this a true partnership, one that will prove future-proof in the current, dynamic world of pensions. 
 
“This latest win for Kempen is a further signal of our ambition to strengthen and expand Kempen’s position in the pensions market.”


For more information, please contact:

Jpes Partners - Miles Donohoe
T +44 (0)20 7520 7625
E miles.donohoe@jpespartners.com

About Kempen

We are a specialist asset manager to pension funds and other long-term savings institutions across the UK and Europe.  With more than [1]£45 billion of assets under management, our teams bring insight and in-depth knowledge to the challenges facing the trustees of pension funds and their sponsoring employers.

Kempen Capital Management (Kempen) is registered in the United Kingdom (BR017904) at Octagon Point, 5 Cheapside, London, EC2V 6AA as a branch of Kempen Capital Management N.V. (FC032822), which is a limited liability company incorporated in the Netherlands, authorised by the Dutch Authority for Financial Markets (AFM) and subject to limited regulation by the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Details about the extent of our regulation by the FCA are available from us on request. Commercial Register Amsterdam 33181992. Kempen Capital Management N.V. is a 100% subsidiary of Kempen & Co N.V.


[1] As of 30th June 2017