Avida International was founded in 2006. We are independent specialists in investment governance and client servicing. We help providers of investment management services and their institutional clients in getting the best out of their organisations. To date, we have advised over 70 major pension funds and institutional clients. Avida's team is a unique combination of high calibre and seasoned professionals, all of whom have leadership and operational experience in the asset management, pensions and insurance industries.Meet our team members
Avida’s core services consist of advice, interim management and coaching to enhance the performance and quality of our clients’ organisations. Key themes include:
* Client retention.
* Improved investment governance.
* Strategic partnering and M&A.
* Business growth strategies.
We also produce market and profitability studies.
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The independent specialist in getting the best out of investment organisations.
Mallowstreet, October 2018
Bart Heenk asks in his Mallowstreet blog ‘Are you prepared for the next crisis’?
Financial Investigator, October 2018 and I&PE, October 2018
Pascal Hogenboom joins Avida team
Pensioen Bestuur & Management, September 2018
Peter Kolthof considers the changing role of fiduciary managers
Mallowstreet, June 2018
Bart Heenk blogs on the challenges of investment decision-making for trustee boards.
Mallowstreet, June 2018
Bart Heenk comments in this blog on Mallowstreet by Sandra Wolf. (Access restricted to Mallowstreet members only.)
Professional Pensions, June 2018
Sally Bridgeland was joint winner of the ‘Role Model of the Year’ award at the inaugural Women in Pensions Awards.
The CFO of this GBP 100m financial services pension scheme wanted to improve the governance of the DB and DC scheme by replacing the board of trustees with a Sole Trustee. The aim was to further professionalise the oversight of the scheme and to formulate a cost-effective strategy towards self-sufficiency.
Read more about our approach & results in Case Studies.
Bart Heenk and Simone Lavelle attended this event.
Date: Thursday 11 October 2018
Simone Lavelle attended this event.
Date: Tuesday 9 October 2018
Avida International, together with Strategia Worldwide, organised a breakfast roundtable on the importance of proper planning for crises.
Date: Tuesday 25 September 2018
Simone Lavelle attended the Rabobank event
Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018
Simone Lavelle attended this annual lunch focused on FTSE 350 research.
Date: Wednesday 20 June 2018