Caroline Escott
Caroline Escott

Caroline is Chair of NextGen, a multi-award-winning volunteer organisation which promotes fresh ideas and new talent across pensions, savings and investments.

She also leads the stewardship work across £37bn of assets for one of the UK’s largest pension schemes. She is Chair of the Investor Coalition for Equal Votes (ICEV), a pension trustee at a large UK DC master trust, winner of the Women in Pensions and also Rising Star Awards “Investment Manager of the Year 2022” awards, Investment Week’s “Investment Woman of the Year 2019” and was picked as one of Financial News’ 2020 “Top 25 Rising Stars of Asset Management in Europe”. She is also a Board Director of the Social Market Foundation (SMF), a cross-party think-tank.

She is a fully accredited professional trustee and holds a Master’s degree (with Distinction) in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics, where she graduated top of her year.