Andrew Blackburn FIA

Principal and Insurance & Longevity Consulting

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Andrew joined Barnett Waddingham in 2023 to head up the ILC Technology Services offering.

This entails having a key focus on software & technology and how they can improve the process and user experience for our clients when it comes to their Actuarial needs. Having developed models from both a vendor and client perspective Andrew has a unique insight into what constitutes a good solution in the short, medium and long term and whether the solution is fit for purpose.

Andrew's main area of expertise are:

  • Actuarial modelling – regulatory and business planning requirements
  • Systems and Process efficiency – from data to disclosure


Many insurers from small to large multinational, all need to do modelling and projections of their business. Also dealt with pension providers and some GI focused companies too due to crossover of technology and processes.

Significant experience

  • IFRS17 model implementation lead – Large UK insurer
  • SII Iimplementation lead – Scandinavian Group
  • Risk model with US standard code implementation
  • SII Aggregation for Italian multinational/multi layered company
  • Conversion of over 20 internal clients from 1 solution to new replacement solution

Other expertise

  • Product management for actuarial software solution
  • Client relationship
  • Conference speaker
  • Model validation
"Trust is key to working with clients, I always look to treat customers how I’d want to be treated, with honesty and respect. Once that trust is there, I don’t think there’s ever anything that can’t be achieved."
Andrew Blackburn


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