Oliver Wyman Opens Actuarial Office in Hartford, Guillaume Briere-Giroux Joins as Principal

  Oliver Wyman Opens Actuarial Office in Hartford, Guillaume Briere-Giroux
  Joins as Principal

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- November 5, 2013

The Actuarial Practice of Oliver Wyman announces the opening of a new office
in Hartford, Connecticut. The new office will expand Oliver Wyman’s U.S.
Actuarial Practice in the Northeast and will be led by Guillaume
Briere-Giroux, FSA, MAAA, CFA, a leading actuarial consultant in the annuity
space.

Guillaume Briere-Giroux (Photo: Business Wire)

Guillaume Briere-Giroux (Photo: Business Wire)

Briere-Giroux has worked with most top annuity writers on issues related to
product development, financial reporting, asset liability
management,financial modeling, and risk management. His areas of practice
also include mergers and acquisitions, model validation, experience studies,
and stable value products.

A frequent speaker at SOA meetings, Briere-Giroux’s work and research have
been featured in the press and many actuarial publications. He pioneered the
use of predictive modeling for experience studies in the annuity space and
co-authored the award-winning paperApplication of Predictive Modeling
Techniques in Measuring Policyholder Behavior in Variable Annuity Contracts.

Before joining Oliver Wyman, Briere-Giroux was a Senior Consultant with Towers
Watson’s Risk Consulting practice.

“We are very excited to have Guillaume join Oliver Wyman’s U.S. Actuarial
Practice. He is a recognized industry expert with an outstanding track record
of providing high quality and value-added services to his clients. His
addition exemplifies our commitment to growing our practice and to bringing a
wide range of actuarial services to our clients,” notes David Weinsier,
Partner and Head of Oliver Wyman’s U.S. Actuarial Life Practice.

Guillaume can be reached by phone at (860) 723-5637 or by email at
Guillaume.Briere-Giroux@oliverwyman.com. The new Oliver Wyman Actuarial office
address in Hartford is 20 Church St. Floor 8, Hartford, CT 06103.

Actuarial Consulting Practice

The Actuarial Consulting Practice of Oliver Wyman has property & casualty,
life and healthcare actuaries that advise financial institutions, regulators,
and self-insured entities across a broad spectrum of risk management issues.
With more than 150 professionals in 16 offices across North America and the
Caribbean, the firm’s consulting actuaries provide independent, objective
advice, combining a wide range of expertise with specialized knowledge of
specific risks.

For more information, go to www.oliverwyman.com/actuaries.

Oliver Wyman

With offices in 50+ cities across 25 countries, Oliver Wyman is global leader
in management consulting that combines deep industry knowledge with
specialized expertise in strategy, operations, risk management, and
organization transformation. Oliver Wyman is a wholly owned subsidiary of
Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE:MMC). Follow Oliver Wyman on Twitter
@OliverWyman.

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Contact:

Oliver Wyman
Leslie Lim, 312-345-2987
leslie.lim@oliverwyman.com
 
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