Our sponsors

The NZSA acknowledge and thank the sponsors listed below, without whom the Conference would not be possible.

NZSA GEN RE

Gen Re | Platinum sponsor

Gen Re delivers reinsurance solutions to the Life/Health and Property/Casualty insurance industries. We work closely with our clients to understand their strategic and operational goals, offering a wide range of products, tools and resources that aim to promote our clients’ ongoing growth and success. As a direct reinsurer, we are in the risk assumption business, just like our clients. Our shared perspective helps us understand and evaluate even the toughest risks - and propose the right solution for you.

Gen Re is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies, and has earned superior financial strength ratings from each of the major rating agencies. We take our commitments very seriously. And with $14.8 billion in capital and $11.0 billion in premiums (NPW), we only make promises we can keep. Gen Re has supported the New Zealand market by providing reinsurance solutions for over 30 years and is proud to sponsor the Society of Actuary conference.

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RGA | Conference app

RGA Reinsurance Company, part of Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA), is among the leading global providers of life reinsurance and financial solutions. With operations around the world, RGA is a member of the Fortune 500 and the only global reinsurance company to focus primarily on life- and health-related reinsurance.

Founded in 1973, RGA is recognized for its deep technical expertise in risk and capital management, innovative solutions, and commitment to serving its clients. Our customized solutions span individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance, group reinsurance, financial solutions, facultative underwriting and product development. RGA’s mission is to enhance our partners' prosperity by supporting their financial and risk management capabilities.

To learn more about RGA and its businesses, visit the company’s website.

NZSA 2021 Swiss Re

Swiss Re | Conference gala dinner

At Swiss Re, our vision is to make the world more resilient. Together, we apply fresh perspectives, knowledge and capital to anticipate and manage risk - from natural catastrophes to climate change, from ageing populations to cybercrime. We aim to enable society to thrive and progress, creating new opportunities and solutions for our clients.

Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, where it was founded in 1863, the Swiss Re Group operates through a network of around 80 offices globally. In Australia and New Zealand, Swiss Re provides Life & Health and Property & Casualty reinsurance to some of the region's largest insurers.

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Taylor Fry | Espresso coffee cart

Taylor Fry is a leading consultancy providing actuarial, analytics, statistical and related policy advice to business and government in New Zealand and Australia. We help our clients make data-informed, evidence-based decisions to enhance their financial health, and effect meaningful change for communities and society.

Our innovations have won awards and international recognition, and are supported by our inhouse R&D function, TF Labs. This work benefits all our clients with the latest commercially driven analytics techniques.

You can read more about who we are on our website.

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Finity Consulting | Keynote speaker

Finity is the strategic analytics firm that brings your data to life with an actuarial approach, a practical lens and a human perspective. Powered by around 200 smart, results‐oriented people with deep domain knowledge in insurance, finance, climate risk and health, Finity leverages its world class technical skills to deliver trusted advice to over 250 clients in any given year.

Harnessing the power of data, analytics and technology, our commitment to clients is to strengthen and grow your business by delivering practical, commercially‐aware solutions that add value to everything from strategy to implementation. Our expert team includes actuaries, statisticians, management consultants, data scientists, data engineers and software developers. We are a trusted partner of organisations from large scale firms to tech start‐ups. Our team helps business leaders navigate challenges by making the complex simple.

NZSA Quantium

Quantium | Catering break

Quantium is one of the world’s leading actuarial and data science firms. Our mission is to support our insurance clients as they tackle a fast-changing world where data and technology play an increasingly important role. This is both through traditional actuarial services (pricing, valuation, Appointed Actuary) as well as cutting edge analytics across the organisation (including media, marketing, claims and underwriting).

We work across all sectors in the economy, and are passionate about cross-pollinating ideas across different industries, disciplines and countries. We’re also passionate about giving actuaries opportunities to work in wider fields, and are Australasia’s largest employer of actuaries.