Accomplished and results-oriented actuarial mathematician with a strong business and computer science background, who consistently meets deadlines and increases company revenue. Offering over 10 years experience of project management, actuarial valuations, business analysis, problem solving and a proven track record of exceeding expectations for some of the leading global providers of risk management, insurance, and human resources solutions, combined with a Bachelor of Science degree, specialization in Actuarial Mathematics, and two years of Software Engineering classes.
Complex problem solving
Experienced with VBA, Excel, SQL and SAS programming and data analysis
Statistical analysis and actuarial valuation.
Software/algorithm design and development
Strong presentation skills
Conceptualized and launched a well-received anti-bullying headwear brand, resulting in voluntary celebrity endorsements on national TV and social media by ABC's top 'Dancing With The Stars' professionals.
Managed a team of actuaries, engineers and computer scientists to develop in-house software and create optimal solutions for client.
Negotiated strategic partnerships with vendors and clients, resulting in over 30% increase in revenue.
Closed 7 SPGA cases, resulting in over $519 million increase in company revenue.
09/2013 to Current
Business AnalystGBK Productions － Los Angeles, CA
Work directly with CEO on optimization, strategic thinking and problem solving.
Manage multiple projects and deadlines from start to finish, within timeframe and budget.
Negotiate with clients, vendors and PR firms on behalf of the company.
Manage company's public relations and social media strategies.
Analyze various operating metrics for partnerships and collaborations.
Develop and maintain strong business relationships with clients, talents, agents, and public relations agencies.
01/2012 to Current
FounderGratitude Couture － Los Angeles, CA
Developed business plan, implemented sales goals, forecasts, business strategies, direction, and modeled the company's culture.
Created well-received empowering anti-bullying campaigns and initiatives.
Managed revenue, expenses and external financing to maintain the consistent growth of the business.
Developed strategic win-win partnerships with non-profit organizations in the U.S, Canada and France.
Managed all aspects of manufacturing company's headwear downtown Los Angeles.
07/2011 to 08/2012
International Business AnalystIBIS Advisors － Los Angeles, CA
Analyzed various operating metrics for U.S clients expanding into international markets.
Created competitive analysis, market research, and business proposals.
Created data-driven Power Point presentations on "The Long Term Profitability Of Healthy Organizations" presented at the PIHRA conference in Anaheim, San Francisco and Edinburg.
Slashed administrative cost 50% by initiating and implementing a new software platform.
01/2011 to 07/2011
Project Manager, Retirement Implementation Specialist Towers Watson － Century City, CA
Lead the implementation of retirement pension plans into a Financial Modeling Software.
Drafted action plans and led meetings with department executives to review project status and proposed changes.
Collaborated with cross-functional teams to draft project schedules and plans.
Provided technical guidance, overall risk analysis and identified top issues with the associated directors of the IT and Retirement teams.
01/2007 to 12/2010
SPGA Pricing ActuaryAEGON Capital Management Transamerica Life Insurance － Los Angeles, CA
Priced over $3 billion of defined benefit and contribution plans.
Increased cash flow by $519 million and closed 7 SPGA cases.
Created business proposals and maintained strong business relationships.
Programmed enhancements to Financial Modeling Software.
Coded mathematical formulas to calculate APV of future cash flows.
Initiated and implemented a Cost Of Fund (COF) model and risk managing tool to minimize risks involved with plans valued over $250 million.
Increased quotes 33% by enhancing pricing software to allow lump sum and disability calculations.
Poached from Aon Hewitt.
01/2005 to 01/2007
Analyst, Actuarial Software Development Aon Hewitt Consulting Worldwide － Montréal, Quebec
Managed a team of actuaries, engineers and programmers to define and develop new products and create optimal solutions for client.
Managed the implementation of pension plans to new platform.
Programmed actuarial benefit plan calculations in an object-oriented programming language with an eye toward code abstraction and reuse.
Developed strategic recommendations, workflow and organizational structure to support growth.
Coordinated with QA testers for end-to-end unit testing and post-production testing.
Nominated to five-member committee to plan and participate in annual Christmas party, attended by 600 employees and with a budget of $70,000
Poached from Morneau Shepell Income Fund
01/2004 to 01/2005
Actuarial Software DeveloperMorneau Shepell Income Fund － Montreal, Quebec
Enhanced in-house financial modeling software by applying key principles of computer science, engineering and actuarial mathematics.
Programmed actuarial calculations and enhancements to financial modeling software (Ariel).
Served as the vital link between the actuarial consulting team and computer programmers / IT team.
Developed a fully customized tool for benefit calculations, written in the C/C++ programming language and published to the web as a .NET application
Performed statistical analysis and modeling.
Nominated, as sole junior member, to recruitment team on McGill and Concordia University campuses.
Recruited from Concordia University Campus.
Bachelor of Science: Actuarial Mathematics Concordia University － Montréal, Quebec , CanadaSuccessfully completed two years of Software Engineering classes.
Associate of Applied Science: Pure and Applied SciencesDawson College － Montréal, Quebec, Canada