PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) UK has appointed Richard Hoare and Chris Venables to its capital projects and infrastructure team as a director and a partner, respectively.
Venables is a specialist in pension issues for regulated utilities and infrastructure funds that invest in them. He has experience in addressing pension challenges across UK regulated electricity, water, nuclear and telecom companies. He was previously actuary and corporate pension advisor at Mercer.
Hoare has worked across infrastructure for more than 20 years in addition to working on development and delivery of privately financed capital projects and programmes in the energy and rail, water and wastewater sectors across the Asia-Pacific, North America and the UK.
The appointments are part of PwC’s strategy to boost its capital projects and infrastructure team.