Professional Development

Seminar for the Appointed Actuary

Montreal - September 26-27, 2013

Chris Gross

Chris Gross has 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry, primarily in property and casualty insurance. He started Gross Consulting in 2005 and has served a wide variety of clients across the U.S., from Fortune 500 businesses to start-ups, including insurance companies, banks, manufacturers, and governmental entities. He has provided clients with cutting-edge analytical services and unique software solutions.

Mr. Gross was previously vice-president and chief financial officer of the financial and professional services business group at St Paul Travelers. His roles there also included catastrophe modelling, tactical and strategic support of reinsurance buying decisions, capital allocation and risk load determination, corporate development and strategy, line of business and large account pricing, reserving, financial planning, and analytical support of the investment and tax departments.

The holder of bachelor’s degrees in mathematics and economics, an Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS), and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries, he chairs the Low Interest Rate Environment Working Party of the CAS.