Andrew Penketh

Andrew Penketh

Head of Pension Funds

I head up Crowe UK's award winning Pensions Group and I have enjoyed 30 years’ experience of providing audit and advisory services to my pension scheme clients as a chartered accountant.

I am active in promoting good governance in the pension sector and I work with trustees helping pension schemes to develop robust risk management, internal controls and assurance frameworks which add value. I have advised a wide range of schemes, many with £billions of assets under management including master trusts.

What I Do

  • Pension scheme financial statements audits
  • Pension scheme internal audits
  • Master Trust Assurance TECH 05/20

My Clients

  • Pension schemes
    • defined contribution schemes
    • master trusts
    • defined benefit schemes


  • Chair, joint ICAEW/Pensions Regulator Master Trust Assurance Framework working party
  • Member of FCA working party which developed Practice Note 15 ‘The Audit Of Occupational Pension Schemes in the UK’
  • Member of ICAEW Pensions Sub Committee