Finalists revealed for InsuranceERM awards

Published in: Risk, Risk management, Risk Models, Cat risk, Longevity - mortality, Corporate strategy, Capital Models, Investment risk - strategy, UK, Rest of Europe

The finalists for the InsuranceERM UK & Europe 2018-2019 awards have been revealed, after the judges completed the first round of voting.

Congratulations to everyone who has made the shortlist – and thank you to everyone that took the time to submit nominations.

We received a large number of entries this year, which is a reflection of the great work that is being done in the areas of insurance risk and capital management.

Our independent judging panel will be voting shortly to decide the ultimate winner in each category and the results will be announced later next week.

The InsuranceERM UK & Europe awards 2018-2019 ceremony will be held on 7 March 2019 at the stunning Tower Bridge Walkways in London. 

The finalists are:




Longevity risk transfer deal of the year

  •  LV With-Profits Deferred Annuity Longevity Reinsurance
  •  Pension Insurance Corporation
  •  Prudential Financial


Insurance asset manager of the year

  • Aviva Investors
  • Conning
  • SCOR Investment Partners SE


Best alternative capital deal-maker (ILS / collateralised reinsurance)

  • Securis Life Team
  • Leadenhall Capital Partners
  • Twelve Capital


Consultancy of the year

  • Barnett Waddingham
  • Crowe
  • EY


Diversity initiative of the year

  • Crowe
  • Dive In - the festival for diversity and inclusion in insurance
  • The Actuarial Mentoring Programme (AMP)


Risk innovation of the year by a re/insurer

  •  Argo Group
  •  Aviva
  •  Legal & General


Re/insurer of the year - based on their approach to risk and capital management

  • Allianz
  • Argo Group
  • Axa XL





Chief actuary of the year

  • Chantal Bond, AIG Life
  • Eric Lecoeur, Scor


CRO of the year

  • Alison Martin, Zurich
  • Frieder Knüpling, Scor
  • Justin Skinner, Vitality
  • Paul Harwood, Holloway Friendly


Young actuarial and risk professional of the year

  • Anna Graham, AIG Life
  • Madeline Betts, Crowe
  •  Martin Johansson, Länsförsakringar





Actuarial team of the year

  • AIG Life actuarial team
  • FIS Prophet actuarial library development team
  • Hymans Robertson actuarial team


Cat risk team of the year

  • AIR Worldwide
  • Impact Forecasting
  • Risk Management Solutions (RMS)


Longevity/mortality team of the year

  • Hymans Robertson
  • Lane Clark & Peacock
  • Willis Towers Watson


Modelling team of year

  • AIG capital modelling team
  • FIS Prophet Actuarial Library Development Team
  • NewRe - Risk Management
  • SCOR


Risk team of the year

  • Argo Group
  • Länsförsakringar
  • Pension Insurance Corporation
  • Swiss Re
  • Vitality




Best actuarial modelling solution

  • FIS – Prophet
  • Milliman – Integrate
  • Dynamo Analytics – Psicle


Best analytics solution

  • Majesco
  • ownR enterprise analytics platform
  • The Analytics Boutique – Structured Scenario Analysis


Best catastrophe risk modelling solution

  • Impact Forecasting – Automated Event Response
  • Simplitium – ModEx
  • Oasis Loss Modelling Framework


Best data solution

  • FIS – Prophet Data Management Platform
  • Insurdata
  • Willis Towers Watson – DataValidator


Best end-user computing risk management solution

  • LogicManager
  • Milliman – Mind


Best ERM end-to-end solution

  • CoVi Analytics
  • LogicManager
  • Moody’s Analytics enterprise risk & finance solutions
  • Dynamo Analytics – Psicle
  • ViClarity


Best ESG (economic scenario generator) software

  • Conning – GEMS Economic Scenario Generator
  • Milliman – CHESS
  • Moody’s Analytics – Economic Scenario Generation Solutions


Best operational risk solution

  • Praedicat
  • The Analytics Boutique, Structured Scenario Analysis 
  • Tyche - RPC Consulting


 Best regulatory reporting software

  • Invoke – Regulatory S2
  • Moody’s Analytics – RiskIntegrity Suite
  • zeb.control.regulatory



Best reserving solution

  • FIS – Prophet GI
  • Dynamo Analytics – Psicle
  • Willis Towers Watson – ResQ


Best Solvency II solution

  • SecondFloor – eFrame
  • Moody’s Analytics – RiskIntegrity Suite & Scenario Generation Solutions
  • zeb.control.regulatory – Solvency II


Best stress scenarios software

  • Moody’s Analytics – Economic Scenario Generation Solutions
  • Risk Control
  • The Analytics Boutique – Structured Scenario Analysis


Best use of cloud technology

  • SecondFloor – eFrame
  • FIS – Prophet Managed Cloud Service
  • – Financial Modelling Platform
  • Moody’s Analytics – AXIS

Ronan McCaughey