Robert Holford

Head of Research & Regulation
Robert has over 15 years’ experience in Pensions and Investments, having worked in business and investment consulting, market intelligence and regulatory strategy.

Robert started his career in investment consultancy, researching long-only equity and fixed income products for a range of institutional clients.  He then moved into more industry-focused consultancy roles for life company and asset management clients in areas such as business & product strategy, market entry, institutional client servicing and market intelligence services. Prior to joining Altus as Life and Pensions Director, Robert was Head of Strategy & Insight for the Pensions Regulator, where he led the development and launch of the organisation’s first corporate strategy designed to ‘put the saver at the heart of pension regulation’. He has previously held the role of Sector Strategy Lead for the Pensions & Retirement Income and Retail Investments sectors at the Financial Conduct Authority.
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