Arriva appoints Hewitt for pensions

Arriva plc, a transport service organisation which employs nearly 33,000 people across eight European countries, has selected Hewitt Associates to be the corporate adviser on its group pension funds which have assets in the region of £750m and over 10,000 active members. This includes Arriva’s interests in the Merseyside Pension Fund and sections of the Railways Pension Scheme.

David Turner, company secretary at Arriva, said: “We were looking to appoint a proactive and innovative adviser. Hewitt has the global breadth and integration to meet our needs and we look forward to developing our working relationship with them.”