Andrew was previously a partner at Grant Thornton for 25 years.  He founded their employer covenant practice in London which he headed from 2003.  He has more than 40 years of providing corporate restructuring, insolvency and employer covenant advice, and has acted as a financial and business adviser to lenders, creditors, shareholders and companies in relation to pension scheme management. 

Andrew is one of the most experienced employer covenant advisers in the UK and has advised in relation to a number of high profile transactions, including those involving regulatory intervention.  He has advised both the Pensions Regulator in relation to Scheme Specific Funding and the PPF in relation to scheme compromises.

Outside of Argyll Covenant, Andrew is also a professional independent trustee employing his many years’ experience of working with trustees and companies to find pragmatic funding solutions for schemes.  He is particularly well placed to help trustee boards understand covenant risk and interpret the advice they receive.

Andrew qualified firstly as a chartered accountant and subsequently was a licenced Insolvency Practitioner for over 25 years.

Andrew Conquest FCA
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"Andrew's ability to leverage his many years of corporate expertise in a pensions situation is second to none.  I would certainly want Andrew on my advisory team." Chairman of Trustees
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