About

Career Profile I am a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries with extensive experience in Life and General Insurance practice, focusing on reserving, capital modelling and ERM. Over the course of my career I have gained a deep understanding of actuarial techniques through exposure to international best practice.
Technical Competencies ·         Reserving and Pricing for Life and General Insurers

·         ERM and Capital Management

·         Statistical learning and data science in R and Python

·         Solvency II/SAM – Pillar I and II

·         Longevity risk and mortality improvement modelling

Academic ·         Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science and Mathematical Statistics, University of the Witwatersrand, 2005

·         Masters in Philosophy in Actuarial Science, with distinction, University of Cape Town, 2017

o    My dissertation for this research degree investigated the mortality experience of the South African old age population since 1985 and showed how actuarial techniques traditionally used for reserving can be adapted to estimate mortality improvement in South Africa, despite the challenges of incomplete and misreported data.

Professional ·         Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries (FIA)

·         Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary (CERA)

·         Associate Member of the Institute of Risk Management, South Africa