Border to Coast Pensions Partnership, one of the largest Local Government Pension Scheme pools in the United Kingdom, has promoted Mark Lyon to deputy CIO,
Lyon previously started as head of equities and alternatives in 2018, before moving into the role of head of internal management in 2020.
“I’m happy to share that I’m starting a new position as Deputy Chief Investment Officer at Border to Coast Pensions Partnership!” said Lyon in a LinkedIn posting on Aug. 3.
In its annual Responsible Investment and Stewardship Report, which was published on July 28, Border to Coast said it is now responsible for £38.3 billion ($47 billion). During the 2021/2022 reporting year, Border to Coast also launched its second private markets program with £4 billion ($4.9 billion) of commitments from its partner funds, including a £1.35 billion ($1.6 billion) climate opportunities proposition, targeting investments that will have a material positive impact on clima