Dr Brian Henderson

Job title
Member of the Graduates and Former Students Association
BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD

Membership of Professional Bodies

  • Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association (PLSA)
  • PSLA Defined Contribution (DC) Committee
  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute's Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) working group
  • Associate Member of the Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI)


  • BSc (Hons), MSc, PhD, Heriot-Watt University

Career History

  • April 1990 - February 2002: Executive Director, The WM Company/Deutsche Bank
  • April 2002 - April 2008: Senior Investment Consultant, Hymans Robertson LLP
  • June 2008 - present: Partner and Director of Consulting, Mercer

Areas of Research

  • Investment strategies/behaviour
  • Responsible Investment (including ESG, Climate and Social Impact)
  • Financial Wellness

Interests and Hobbies

  • Edinburgh rugby season ticket holder
  • Boat owner
  • Playing the accordion

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