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March 2, 2021

The Asta Interview with Sath Vimalarajah

In the latest Asta interview, we talk to our Syndicate Actuary Sath Vimalarajah. He tells us about the impact Covid-19 has had on the actuarial world and how the unprecedented and rapidly changing situation has affected his role over the last 12 months. Sath also has some advice for those considering an Actuarial career and shares a great tip for team collaboration and wellbeing while working remotely.
December 13, 2021

The Asta Interview with Matt Taylor

In this latest Asta interview, we talk to Matt Taylor, Chief Performance Officer, CFC and Active Underwriter of Syndicate 1988. As a tech-led business, Matt explains why data is key to managing underwriting performance, driving CFC’s growth and the Future at Lloyd’s. As an actuary, he provides an insight into the emerging trends and risks that could pose challenges to the profession. He also tells us why culture is crucial not just in getting things done at CFC, but in developing valuable partnerships that are fundamental to success. And lastly, we learn that Matt needs just one phone call to fulfil his childhood dream…