Dave has extensive experience of longevity arising from defined benefit pension schemes and in insurance portfolios, including Enhanced Annuities.
Much of Dave’s work is project-based, for a wide range of insurers and reinsurers. In addition, he is Secretary to the CMI, a subsidiary of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, with overall responsibility for all aspects of Barnett Waddingham’s support for this key client.
Dave is a frequent presenter at professional and industry events and was recently awarded the Association of Consulting Actuaries’ trophy for the best presentation for the second time in three years.
We analyse historical mortality improvements for pension schemes and the general population and find that recent improvements have been higher for pension schemes.
Jon Palin has been appointed as an associate within our Longevity Consulting team.
An evolving view of the accuracy of high-age population estimates. Higher than expected deaths of the very elderly in 2012 have eased previous concerns over the accuracy of population estimates from the 2011 Census.