Articles tagged "Under the Spotlight"
This week, Head of Consulting and Research at Lorica Health, Daniel Cooper goes Under the Spotlight. The former gridiron quarterback shares details of his actuarial journey and how he balances work, family and fitness.
Posted on: September 14, 2018
This week, Partner and Head of EMEA Insurance at Oliver Wyman, Anthony Bice goes Under the Spotlight. The Arsenal fan shares details of his actuarial journey and how he is passionately devoted to leaving things better than how he found them.
Posted on: July 11, 2018
The actuarial qualification was still emerging in Zimbabwe when Marjorie Ngwenya was growing up, but that didn't stop the now President of the UK Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) from advancing in the profession. Here, she tells us about her favourite sport, hobbies, work history, career advice and the legacy she hopes to leave.
Posted on: June 1, 2018
Roger Xie, Actuarial Analyst at Suncorp, is an energetic and passionate actuary who dreams of changing the world for the better. Recently, he became a member of the Rotary Club of Sydney, getting involved in many charitable activities around the world.
Posted on: January 4, 2018
Chief Operating Officer for Swiss Re Corporate Solutions Insurance China, Holly Ou goes under the spotlight to share some highlights of her actuarial career, personal life and her vision for the future.
Posted on: December 18, 2017
Actuary Queenie Choi has moved into the NGO space in hopes of making a difference in people's lives. Here, she shares her vision of helping the less fortunate in Northeast Thailand.
Posted on: November 30, 2017
In this article Rene Franck Essomba, Analyst at Taylor Fry, goes under the spotlight to share his personal thoughts. He describes himself as a multifaceted individual and has a strong team spirit.
Posted on: October 19, 2017
A self described "very typical actuary", Sean Elliot, lecturer at Bond University goes Under the Spotlight to share his career journey; what gets his goat; and his penchant for chess and sci-fi films.
Posted on: July 24, 2017
Professor at Bond University's Actuarial Science program Dr David Lau, who has experience working for some of the world's leading insurance and regulatory businesses, goes Under the Spotlight to reveal his undying passion for mathematics and some quirky hobbies.
Posted on: July 19, 2017
Tyson Johnston, Director of Business Development and Strategy at Pacific Life Re, is a hardworking and motivated actuary - whether it be in the office, on the bike or in the gym. Here, Tyson goes Under the Spotlight to share his personal passions and wisdom as an actuary.
Posted on: April 21, 2017
In this edition, Managing Director at CommInsure, Helen Troup, discusses her upcoming speech on 'Thinking Differently about Customers' to the Actuaries Summit in May; how her actuarial training has helped her career; and what she finds interesting in her current role.
Posted on: April 10, 2017
In this issue, Victoria Gao goes Under the Spotlight. She is Assistant Product Analytics Manager at Commonwealth Bank, new member of the Actuaries Digital Editorial Committee and member of the Young Actuaries Conference Organising Committee. Victoria is a passionate actuary, not only about her career but also about art, movies and literature.
Posted on: March 23, 2017
Danielle Di Sano is currently the Non Retail Lead Credit Risk Modeller at Suncorp. She dreams of one day working as an actuary for a financial institution in Italy… but she needs to learn to speak Italian first!
Posted on: March 2, 2017
Kirsten Flynn has just touched down in Alabama, USA to start a new secondment with her employer’s (TAL) sister company. This outgoing, country music-loving Project Actuary lets us in on some of her hopes, dreams and pet peeves.
Posted on: November 16, 2016
AMP actuarial graduate Avanti Patki wanted to be an actuary from a young age. She shares her thoughts on study, starting work in the traditional field, and why she is excited for the future unknown of her career.
Posted on: November 3, 2016
Beth Lawson, General Manager of Finance at National Australia Bank, is passionate about making a difference through leadership and people – focussing on the possibilities and making them happen. She shares with us, her experience as an actuary as well as some other interesting facts such as how she received an Olympic medal.
Posted on: September 22, 2016
Ilan Leas is the Head of Marketing at Pacific Life Re and Convener of the Life Insurance and Wealth Management Practice Committee. Ilan loves watching horror movies late into the night and thinks he would be one of the world’s experts on zombies if an apocalypse happens. Read on as Ilan gives us an insight into his personal and inspirational professional life.
Posted on: August 29, 2016
Director at Deloitte, Don Johnstone simply describes himself as a global citizen with a thirst for adventure. Read on to find out about his interesting hobbies, impressive work experience and personal thoughts.
Posted on: August 24, 2016
Jia Yi Tan is the Senior Manager, Pricing Master Trust, and currently seconded to the product and account management area of Industry Funds at CommInsure. She has always dreamt of becoming an actuary since she was fifteen and is passionate about making a positive difference to organisations, the community, life insurance industry and the world!
Posted on: July 28, 2016
Sharanjit Paddam describes himself as an actuary who loves making a difference. Principal at Deloitte Actuaries & Consultants, Sharanjit goes under the spotlight to share some of his most personal thoughts.
Posted on: July 11, 2016