Promoted to his current role in 2019, Rick leads a multi-disciplinary team in charge of developing innovative client solutions and research and development activities, including new data sources in underwriting, predictive modeling, mortality research and global referrals for mortality risk. He also drives innovation initiatives such as predictive underwriting in support of the expansion of Velogica into the fully underwritten and preferred market.
Prior to SCOR, he was most recently with TIAA as Senior Managing Director, Product Management & Chief Product Actuary, where, in addition to his actuarial team responsibilities, he had product management responsibilities for TIAA’s $250 billion book of fixed and stable value institutional products.
He holds a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Western Michigan University. He is a Fellow in the Society of Actuaries and Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.