Peter Quinton is head of annuities at Retirement Assured, part of Buck Consultants. Peter has been at the forefront of developments in the annuities market for over 20 years. He has worked in a variety of directorship roles within the industry, leading and managing a number of successful businesses in the annuity and retirement market. Peter has experience in both advice and non-advice annuity propositions, both from provider and distributor roles.
Peter launched The Annuity Bureau in the early 1990s, which provided advice as the first specialist annuity firm in the UK. Subsequently, Peter launched income drawdown and long term care specialist businesses and was a founding director of Living Time, which introduced the first fixed-term annuity in the UK market. Peter also held roles as a non-executive director to a life office and was a board member of the Association of Independent Financial Advisers. Peter has also been consulted by government on pension reform.