Lesley Buchanan

Pensions Manager

Lesley has been Pensions Manager with Andrews Gwynne since 2005. She helps clients to navigate the pension market minefield to provide them with their best solution.

She started her career in the Pensions Actuarial Department at, what is now, Aviva, then proceeded into their Sales Team before leaving for an Area Pensions Manager’s position with the Royal Bank of Scotland. In 1994 she was called back on to the technical side to run the Pensions Review Department for the Bank up in Edinburgh and then finally acting as a Senior Technical Consultant at PASS in Sheffield whose aim it was to provide a service to IFA’s in completing the review work on their behalf.

Lesley is a long serving member of the Examination Board for the Pensions Management Institute, serving currently as a Moderator but previously as a Senior Examiner. She is also a correspondence course tutor.

Outside of work, Lesley likes to read crime novels, watch sport, especially tennis and football and act as a taxi service for her two daughters.