Marina Aston


Pension Trustee, Dalriada Trustees Limited


Marina is involved primarily in the provision of support and advice to pension scheme trustees and in acting as a professional trustee with Dalriada Trustees Limited. Marina also supports schemes going through a termination process such as a transfer to the Pension Protection Fund, or Financial Assistance Scheme on the insolvency of an employer.

For 21 years Marina worked for a leading employee benefits consultancy. As a senior legal consultant and manager of a legal consultancy team, she advised both trustees and scheme sponsors on a wide range of pension and employee benefits issues. In addition, she acted as a professional pension scheme trustee through the consultancy’s independent trustee corporation. Marina has particular experience in managing schemes through both legislative and sponsor/trustee driven changes, and in scheme mergers, governance, and communications.

Marina has also worked as an associate in pensions practice in the legal sector, and in-house as a pensions manager for a large pension scheme. In addition Marina has acted as chairman of the trustees of a pension scheme in the financial sector.

Marina has been an Associate of the Pensions Management Institute since 1983 and a Fellow of the Pensions Management Institute since 2006.

Areas of Practice



Associate of the Pensions Management Institute
Fellow of the Pensions Management Institute