Award-winning pension schemes

At the recent IPE Awards in Vienna, the Construction Workers’ Pension Scheme (CWPS) won Best Pension Fund in Ireland and at the Irish Pensions Awards held in Dublin the Construction Executive Retirement Savings (CERS) won the Best Use of Investment Strategy Award.
Kevin Walsh, Head of CIF Pensions Administration Services (CPAS) who administer both schemes commented: “These awards are a great endorsement of the quality of the pension schemes and the service given to members of the construction industry. We are delighted for the recognition this gives to the efforts of our staff and the trustees of each scheme, in delivering a first class pension solution to members and employers.”
Commenting on the recent win at the IPE Awards in Vienna of the Construction Workers’ Pension Scheme for Best Pension Fund in Ireland, the Chairman CWPS Trustee Board, Andy O’Gorman said he was delighted that the pension fund had won such a prestigious award. He said he would like to congratulate everyone involved in the running of the scheme including the CPAS administration team, all the scheme advisors and the trustee board.
Donal O’Brien, Chairman of the CERS Trustee Board said the Trustee of Construction Executive Retirement Savings (CERS) are delighted to be among the winners at the Irish Pension Awards and to receive the award for ‘Best use of Investment Strategy’.
“It is particularly pleasing for the members of the Investment Sub Committee and for the investment advisor Appian Asset Management who have worked diligently together for the past number of years to manage members investments in a productive but prudent way and to have this recognised by their peers. I congratulate all those involved,” Mr O’Brien said.