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Barclays pension fund CEO elected as next NAPF chairman


The National Association of Pension Funds, Britain’s biggest pensions trade body, has elected Mark Hyde Harrison, chief executive of the Barclays UK Retirement Fund, as its next chairman.

Harrison has been a member of the NAPF Investment Council since 2006 and currently is its vice chairman. He also serves on the NAPF Board and its audit and risk management committee.

Harrison will succeed Lindsay Tomlinson, whose two-year term of office ends at the group’s annual general meeting in Manchester on 21 October.

Harrison sees further challenges ahead for the UK pension community with auto-enrolment provision coming up in