Mark Stocker MA FIA
Mark is an experienced pensions actuary specialising in advice on pension scheme disputes, litigation matters and acting in an expert witness capacity.
He is one of a handful of UK actuaries providing expert witness services to a wide range of clients. His expertise includes scheme valuations and recovery plans in the context of the applicable statutory and regulatory regimes. Mark has held a practising certificate as a Scheme Actuary since their introduction in 1997.
Mark has over 30 years of experience as an actuary providing advice to pension plan trustees and employers on the management of occupational pension plans, primarily in the UK.
- Expert witness testimony before the Ontario Superior Court in relation to Nortel Networks in the matter of the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act
- Chair of the Board of Examiners from 2006 to 2008 responsible for all examinations for both the Institute and the Faculty of Actuaries and he was the lead examiner in pensions from 2000 to 2003
- Provided expert opinions on actuarial matters such as contentious and non-contentious issues in relation to the funding of UK pension plans - including the utilisation of funding surplus and UK actuarial practice
Serving on several industry committees including the Pensions Board of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, Mark has been involved in all aspects of the education of actuaries for almost 30 years.