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Jamie Jenkins

Head of Global Savings Policy, Standard Life

Jamie has worked in pensions and savings for almost 30 years; including Operations, Product Development, Marketing, Strategy and Policy. He currently leads on savings policy for Standard Life Aberdeen’s global business, acting as government and regulatory liaison on pensions as well as a key press spokesperson on industry issues. He has worked extensively on pensions automatic enrolment and the changes in retirement flexibility. He previously led Standard Life’s corporate pensions operation, working with some of the largest corporate benefit consultants, intermediaries and clients on the implementation and management of their pension arrangements. He is a scheme trustee and sits on a number of regulatory and trade body committees. He chaired the advisory board on ‘coverage’ for the DWP’s 2017 Automatic Enrolment Review. Jamie is a regular commentator, conference speaker, blogger and Tweeter (@pensionsguy).

Jamie Jenkins, Head of Global Savings Policy, Standard Life

Articles by Jamie Jenkins

Smaller firms, workplace schemes and the journey ahead

Smaller firms, workplace schemes and the journey ahead

Jamie Jenkins, Head of Global Savings Policy at Standard Life, examines why the auto-enrolment opt-out rate for smaller firms is […]

Jamie Jenkins

August 27, 2019

How cognitive biases can influence employee pension engagement

How cognitive biases can influence employee pension engagement

Jamie Jenkins, Head of (Global) Savings Policy at Standard Life Aberdeen, examines some of the cognitive biases – the ways […]

Jamie Jenkins

July 11, 2019

Why accurate pension scheme data has never been more important

Why accurate pension scheme data has never been more important

As Jamie Jenkins, Head of (Global) Savings Policy at Standard Life Aberdeen, reports, auto-enrolment has played an important part in […]

Jamie Jenkins

April 10, 2019

Auto-enrolment: ‘6 April 2019 marks one last push’

Auto-enrolment: ‘6 April 2019 marks one last push’

Since the introduction of auto-enrolment, the number of people saving into workplace pensions has increased dramatically. Moreover, the amounts being […]

Jamie Jenkins

March 1, 2019

Financial education will help us win the war against the pension scammers

Financial education will help us win the war against the pension scammers

Standard Life Aberdeen’s Jamie Jenkins explains why the new weight of responsibility on individuals to save for retirement means more […]

Jamie Jenkins

January 11, 2019

10 million better retirements

10 million better retirements

Jamie Jenkins, Head of Pensions Strategy, celebrates the success of almost 10 million people being auto-enrolled in over 1 million […]

Jamie Jenkins

August 13, 2018

Why it’s important for employees to regularly review their retirement date

Why it’s important for employees to regularly review their retirement date

Jamie Jenkins, Head of Pensions Strategy at Standard Life, looks at how you can help your employees understand the importance […]

Jamie Jenkins

April 19, 2018

2018 – the year of the workplace pension?

2018 – the year of the workplace pension?

2018 – the year of the workplace pension? As we near the end of 2017, over 9 million people have […]

Jamie Jenkins

December 18, 2017