Mary Lambe

Mary Lambe
Universities UK
Senior Policy Lead - Pensions

​Mary is Senior Policy Lead on Pensions and Infrastructure at Universities UK (UUK). Her role focus​es on the Universities Superannuation Scheme (USS) representing the employers in that scheme whilst also considering wider pensions policy developments for the higher education sector. Other key projects include the Rating Revaluation for the sector, the UUK/Guild HE Accommodation Code of Practice and the Statement of Recommended Practice (SORP).

Prior to joining us Mary worked for the Local Government Association (LGA) as a Policy Advisor for the LGPS focusing on technical, communication and governance issues in that scheme. Mary started her career in the Cheshire Pension Fund having almost a decade of experience in administrative, communication and governance based ​roles for that Pension Fund.

Mary graduated with a degree ​in Public Administration from the University of Limerick. 

Blog

'Tuition fees hike' or inflationary catch-up?

26 April 2017
Julie Tam, Assistant Director of Policy at UUK, explains that, under new plans, there will be no wholesale hike in tutition fees in England.

Demonstrating value for money

21 April 2017
Professor Paul Layzell, Principal of Royal Holloway, University of London, highlights the need to explain the decisions that underpin the value of higher education.