Lothian Pension Fund

The Administering Authority: City of Edinburgh

We ask that you write a regular letter to your Councillors to urge them to support the divestment of companies complicit in Israel’s violations of Palestinian rights from the Lothian Pension Fund. 

Lothian Pension Fund invests in BAE Systems, Bank Hapoalim, Booking Holdings, General Dynamics, Lockheed Martin and Caterpillar

Councils participating in this Fund:
City of Edinburgh
Midlothian
West Lothian
East Lothian

List of Employers: as at 31 March 2020 (page 127) – [Download PDF]

List of investments: as at 30 September 2020 – [Download PDF]

Pension Committee members:

  • Councillor Alasdair Rankin, Convener
  • Councillor Maureen Child
  • Councillor Neil Ross
  • Councillor Steve Burgess
  • Councillor Cameron Rose
  • John Anzani, member representative
  • Richard Lamont, employer representative, VisitScotland

Pension Audit Sub-Committee members:

  • Councillor Cameron Rose, Convener
  • Councillor Maureen Child
  • John Anzani, member representative

Pension Board members:

Employer representatives
  • Darren May (Scottish Water) 
  • Alan Williamson (Edinburgh College) 
  • Sharon Dalli (Scottish Police Authority) 
  • Lesley Henderson (West Lothian Council)
  • Vacancy
Member representatives
  • Jim Anderson (Unison)
  • Thomas Carr Pollock (GMB)
  • Brian Robertson (Unite) 
  • Tom Howorth
  • Vacancy

Website: www.lpf.org.uk

Annual Report