Alex joined Ark Insurance Group as Head of Retail Business Development.
Prior to his appointment, Alex served as the Chief Risk Officer at Continental Reinsurance Plc for 6 years, where he oversaw the entire risk management operation of the company across 6 countries in Africa. He was instrumental in the growth of the company in the course of his employment.From 2001 to 2009, Alex has worked as an actuary for global insurance groups such as Aviva and Allianz and was also a consultant for Milliman in the UK. He has particular expertise in capital modelling, reinsurance and reserving.
Alex has a 1st Class BSc in Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics from Heriot-Watt University (Edinburgh, UK). He also holds an MBA from Columbia University (New-York, USA). He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK