MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SCOR Global Life Canada is pleased to announce the following additions to its staff:
- Brian Traxler, ASA, ACIA, MAAA, has joined the company as Vice President, Individual Life, effective July 1. He will be working from the Toronto and Charlotte, North Carolina, offices.
- François Bernard, FSA, FCIA, has joined the company as Vice President and Chief Marketing Actuary, effective August 19. He will be based in Toronto.
“The addition of Brian and François affirms our commitment to providing tailored risk management solutions to Canadian Life insurers and will strengthen our product development and pricing functions,” comments François Lemieux, Executive Vice President and Chief Agent, SCOR Global Life Canada. “François and Brian have extensive experience with the Canadian market, both in product development and consulting. Their addition to the team allows us to leverage resources within the organization to provide top-tier services to our clients.”
Brian Traxler transfers from SCOR’s US operations, where he served as Assistant Vice President and Marketing Actuary. He has more than 20 years of reinsurance industry pricing and marketing experience. Prior to SCOR, Brian served as a marketing actuary for Transamerica Reinsurance. Earlier in his career, he worked at several Life & Health insurers in Canada, with responsibilities in pricing, underwriting, valuation and administration. He is a graduate of the University of Waterloo (Mathematics) and is an Associate of both the Society of Actuaries and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries, and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
François Bernard brings to SCOR more than 22 years of expertise in the actuarial consulting field. He was formerly with a consulting firm where he provided strategic advice to clients on their insurance programs and assisted them in managing their risk exposures. Over the course of his career he has worked on various projects in the retirement, insurance and reinsurance industries. François is a graduate of Laval University (Actuarial Science), and is a Fellow of both the Society of Actuaries and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.
About SCOR Global Life Canada
SCOR Global Life Canada is headquartered in Montreal, QC with a representative office in Toronto, ON, and is among the leaders in the Canadian reinsurance market. SCOR Global Life Canada is part of SCOR Global Life Americas, which is one of the largest Life reinsurers in the Americas. From its offices in Brazil, Canada, Chile, Mexico and the US, SCOR provides reinsurance solutions to companies throughout the Americas. SCOR offers broad capabilities in risk and capital management as well as value added services that help Life insurers to develop competitive products and enter new markets with speed and efficiency. Its patented VELOGICA® underwriting process for simplified issue Life insurance offers new opportunities for middle-market business.
For more information about SCOR: www.scor.com