Joanne Segars OBE
Joanne became the Chief Executive of the Pensions and Lifetime Savings Association in October 2006 having joined the organisation in 2005 as Director of Policy. Before joining the Association she was Head of Pensions and Savings at the Association of British Insurers (ABI) from 2001 to 2005. Joanne held the pensions brief at the Trades Union Congress (TUC) for 13 years and started her career in pensions as a researcher and journalist for Incomes Data Services.
Joanne sits on the Board of PensionsEurope, having spent two years as Chair, and also sits on the Board of Pension Quality Mark. Joanne is Chair of Pensions Infrastructure Platform. Joanne is a founding governor of the Pensions Policy Institute and sits on its Council. She is also a Director of TUC Stakeholder Trustees Ltd. From 1996 to 2003 Joanne was a member of the board of OPRA. Joanne has a degree in economics from John Moores University, Liverpool, and a Master of Arts degree in industrial relations from the University of Warwick.
Joanne was awarded an OBE for services to the pensions industry in the 2003 Queen's Birthday Honours.