Expertise DescriptionI have over 40 years as a consulting actuary, reinsurance consultant, and insurance arbitrator. My expertise includes: property and casualty insurance and reinsurance cases where actuarial loss reserving or pricing issues are important; interpretation of insurance policy wording; reinsurance contract terms based upon industry custom / practice and the intent of the parties; calculation of profit commissions; calculation of collateral requirements; estimation of mass torts; incurred but not reported (I.B.N.R.) loss reserves; and reinsurance commutation pricing issues. I have prior expert witness experience.
Areas of Expertise
My expert witness experience includes: Actuarial expert in insurance and reinsurance arbitration proceedings; Actuarial expert to resolve disputes arising in a London solvent scheme of arrangement; Litigation support in a case related to intellectual property rights; Litigation support in a shareholder class action suit; Party appointed arbitrator (the case was resolved with a reasoned award); Litigation support where asked to evaluate the impact that a potential large claim settlement could have on a company's rating and ability to continue business based on capital requirements.
My consulting services include: Loss reserve studies; Actuarial support for a state's financial examination of an insurance company; Research on loss reserving models; Reinsurance pricing analyses requiring complex loss simulations; Investor support.
|MS||Theoretical Mathematics||New York University|
|MS||Applied Mathematics (focus on Mathematic Statistics)||Polytechnic Institute of New York|
|MS||Economic Systems||Polytechnic Institute of New York|
|BA||Mathematics||University of Bridgeport|
|Charted Property Casualty Underwriter|
|AIDA Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society-U.S. Certified Insurance & Reinsurance Arbitrator|
Awards & Affiliation
|Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS)|
|Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society|
|Reinsurance Association of American Actuarial Committee|
|Association of Insurance & Reinsurance Run-off Companies Actuarial Committee|
Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS)