Actuaries In Practice - Queensland

Large Consulting Firms

Aon
175 Eagle Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
ashley.j.palmer@aon.com
www.aonhewitt.com.au

Aon supports corporates, superannuation funds, and their most important assets - their people - to solve their most complex issues. This enables Aon clients' employees and plan members to achieve better and more secure outcomes. We deliver value to our clients by mitigating risk and unleashing the untapped potential of their people.

Areas of expertise:

  • Defined benefit funding, accounting and derisking.
  • Independent actuary expert witness.
  • Superannuation provider assessment and market tender services.
  • Benefits and compensation benchmarking and advice.
  • Group life and health insurance consulting and broking services.
  • Data analytics and modelling.
  • Governance, risk and compliance consulting services.
  • Mergers and acquisitions.
  • Board evaluation and organisational governance.
  • Financial advice.
  • Global benefits.

Finity Consulting
Ph +61 2 8252 3468
enquiries@finity.com.au
www.finity.com.au

Finity is one of Australia and New Zealand's leading actuarial and management consulting firms. Specialising in general and health insurance, Finity combines deep industry knowledge with rigorous technical analysis to offer innovative and practical advice to a wide range of industry participants. Finity provides Appointed Actuary services to around 36 APRA and RBNZ-regulated insurers and offers a comprehensive range of services to insurance firms, government departments and self-insured businesses.

Areas of expertise:

  • Appointed actuarial services
  • Reserving, pricing, capital and enterprise risk management
  • Strategic guidance
  • Regulatory support
  • Data analytics (analysis of structured/ unstructured data)
  • Customer insights
  • Self-insurance valuation and strategies including Comcare assessments.

Mercer
Riverside Centre
Level 20
123 Eagle Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
+61 (0) 7 3234 4900
contact.australia@mercer.com
www.mercer.com.au

Mercer is a global consulting leader in talent, health, retirement, and investments. Mercer helps clients around the world advance the health, wealth, and performance of their most vital asset – their people. Mercer’s more than 20,000 employees are based in 42 countries, and the firm operates in over 130 countries. Mercer is a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC), a global team of professional services companies offering clients advice and solutions in the areas of risk, strategy, and human capital.

Mercer’s retirement business works with large employers, superannuation funds, life companies, friendly societies, and other managed investment schemes to help them adapt to regulatory change, implement sound business strategies and innovative products, manage their financial risk, and comply with current legislation.


Quantium
Level 13
144 Edward Street
Brisbane QLD 4000
+61 (0) 7 3020 2400
david.isaacs@quantium.com.au
www.quantium.com.au

Quantium is Australia’s leading data-driven strategy business and one of the largest employers of actuaries in Australia. Quantium help organisations build value by using data to drive innovation, customer engagement and business performance.

Quantium are widely regarded as Australia’s leading data analytics firm, with over 300 staff advising blue chip brands in categories such as financial services, retail, fast moving consumer goods, telecommunications, media, energy, property and entertainment. Quantium’s general insurance team also works closely with almost all Australian general insurance companies.

Quantium takes pride in helping clients harness the power of their data through sophisticated analytics and easy to use software tools. Quantium also have unique access to de‑identified customer data from partners such as Woolworths, NAB and Foxtel that we can use to deliver unparalleled insights to clients.

Areas of expertise:

  • Big data strategy and solutions.
  • Data analytics.
  • Customer and marketing strategy.
  • Customer relationship management.
  • Customer segmentation.
  • Customer and product pricing.
  • Media analytics and planning.
  • Marketing mix modelling & optimisation.
  • Appointed actuarial services.
  • Capital modelling.
  • Competitor and market intelligence.
  • Software development.

Taylor Fry
Level 22, 45 Clarence Street
Sydney NSW 2000
+61 (0) 2 9249 2900
sydoffice@taylorfry.com.au
www.taylorfry.com

Taylor Fry is a leading independent consultancy firm providing data analytics and actuarial advice to government and business. They develop a deep understanding of their clients through building long-term relationships and providing personalised service from highly experienced analysts and actuaries. Taylor Fry’s clients receive practical, relevant and customised advice that delivers real value to their business.

Taylor Fry's services include:

  • data analytics - general insurance technical pricing and optimisation, customer insights, portfolio and resource optimisation and competitor intelligence; and
  • actuarial services - insurance liability valuations, social welfare valuation and advice, self-insurance, capital modelling and management, financial condition reports, budgeting and monitoring, policy analysis and scheme design.

Taylor Fry’s clients include insurers and reinsurers of all sizes, state and federal accident compensation schemes, self-insurers, state and federal governments, banks, telecommunications, and retail and energy sector companies.

Areas of expertise:

  • Data analytics.
  • General insurance.
  • Accident compensation.
  • Self-insurance.
  • Social welfare.

Sole Practitioners

Frank Funder
12 Mayston Street
Hawthorn East VIC 3123
+61 (0) 4 2789 8123
ffunder@bigpond.net.au

Frank Funder has consulted to Queensland corporations which have self-insured their Workers Compensation Liabilities in Queensaland since this was made possible in 1998. Frank Funder consults to eight of the current self-insurers in Queensland.

Area of expertise:

  • Self-insurance of Workers Compensation Liabilities under Q-COMP in Queensland.