The committee considers and reports to Council on the promotion of actuarial research in South Africa.
The committee’s objectives are to:
- Actively support the development of actuarial research through the Actuarial Society’s education, CPD,standard setting, public policy and research activities.
- Actively identify and promote opportunities for members working in research and facilitate communication,discussion and liaison within the profession on relevant topics.
- Contribute to the strategic direction of the Actuarial Society through research and, in so doing, to support the Actuarial Society brand promise of “thought leadership”.
The committee members are as follows:
|Niel Fourie||IT & website|
|Vernon Boulle (alternate: Ranti Mothapo)||Finance and Banking|
|Barry Childs||Grants & tenders, Healthcare|
|Rob Dorrington||Education (SA0), AIDS, CSI|
|Rinus du Plessis||Damages|
|Gary Palser||Research fund, Life Assurance|
|Rob Thomson||University libraries, research contacts, Financial risks and ERM|
|Natalie van de Coolwijk||Secretary, Short-term Insurance|
Please contact the ASSA office directly.