Spencer has spent the majority of his career in the Financial Services sector, starting in print and direct mail – helping companies communicate effectively and efficiently with their client base. This naturally led to understanding the importance of data, specifically identity data, using his knowledge to help companies leverage this tangible asset to shorten account opening process, increase customer acquisition rates and to reduce the risk of fraud. A thought leader in the pensions sector, Spencer created, successfully piloted and launched an effective solution that solved one of the pension industry’s biggest challenges – abroad fraud. He is now a Director at Equiniti, responsible for refining and taking to market Equiniti’s newest and arguably most important service – ‘Bereavement Services’. In his spare time he is a professional close-up magician, resident at Liverpool Football Club. He lives in Chester with his wife and three children..