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Deloitte appoints Sankar Mahalingham to its UK pensions team

25 October 2019

Deloitte has appointed Sankar Mahalingham as a director within its UK pensions business. He will be based in London, specialising in pensions advice to both corporates and trustees, and focusing on the expansion of Deloitte’s pensions consulting activity.

Sankar previously spent four years at XPS Pensions Group, most recently as Head of Defined Benefit Growth. He has over 20 years’ experience advising both corporates and trustees in managing pension scheme risks.

His appointment is the third senior hire within Deloitte’s pensions and total reward business in recent months. This includes the appointments of Simon Robinson as commercial director and Alan Crowe as a senior manager, leading on pension advice in the higher education sector, earlier this year.

Sankar Mahalingham, pensions director at Deloitte, commented: “I’m excited to be joining Deloitte’s excellent cross-disciplinary pensions practice. The team are well known for their broad range of skills and innovative approach and I look forward to playing an integral role in their continued success and growth”.

Mark McClintock, partner and head of pensions at Deloitte, added: “Sankar is an experienced and well respected figure in the pension industry. His appointment is the third made recently to the team, highlighting our commitment and investment to the pension market and the importance we place on delivering high quality services”.


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