The FENG Insurance S.I.G.

Next Meeting

When:

11/12/2019 – 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM (Reserve a spot at this event)

Where:

Grant Thornton
757 Third Avenue (between 47th and 48th Streets)
9th Floor
New York, NY 10017


Teleconferencing instructions - for those unable to attend, but would like to listen to the speaker
Teleconference starts at: 5:00 pm EST
Phone number: 515-739-1034
Access code: 588787#
Please mute your phones *6

Agenda:

How to position yourself in an everchanging workplace: 2020 and beyond!


Topics covered will include:
Where the jobs are and what are the “HOT” sectors
Artificial Intelligence: What it means for my career
Nearshoring – Offshoring, What’s next?
Compensation: 2019 comparison and industry trends
Networking for success


PT bio:
Peter N. Tannenbaum has dedicated the past twenty-seven years to the executive search field and founded Ramax Search, Inc. in 1991. As a unique recruiting firm specializing in the placement of high caliber business leaders and professionals exclusively to the financial services community, Ramax Search, Inc. has continued to deliver efficient results to clients including the world's largest companies to medium-sized businesses and entrepreneurial start-ups. Peter's expertise encompasses hedge funds, private equity firms, RIAs, Investment Partnerships, Broker Dealers, and all segments within the banking community. Ramax Search ascribes to ethical standards which focus on: professionalism, integrity, competence, objectivity, accuracy, avoidance of conflicts of interest, confidentiality, loyalty to the client and candidate, equal opportunity, and the public interest.








Great opportunity to connect with FENG Members in other industries.

Welcome & Introduction of Chairs from: Banking - Insurance

- 90 Second Elevator Pitches

- Various SIGs break out to a separate group in the meeting room.
- Open discussion on possible assistance provided from other S.I.G. members.
- Hot topics in the Media/Banking


ALUMNI VERY WELCOMED AND ENCOURAGED TO ATTEND.

Please bring a name badge, your resume, business cards and be prepared with your elevator speech to the meeting.

Directions

757 Third Avenue is between 47th and 48th Streets, in the area of Grand Central Terminal


About the Insurance S.I.G.

Insurance Special Interest Group

It is the mission of the FENG Insurance SIG to promote an open and inclusive dialogue within the Insurance profession on best practices for both the leadership and technical areas. It is the purpose of the Insurance SIG to promote an open and inclusive dialogue providing a venue to network with other industry professionals and continue learning about current and innovative trends in this industry.

Members of our group include current and in-transition CEOs, CFOs, CAOs, Tax leaders, Treasurers, FP&A leaders, Controllers, Strategic Finance leaders, Actuarial leaders, etc. We endeavor to grow our membership across all types of insurance companies -- Life, P&C, Health, consumer and/or commercial risks, InsurTech.

Our meetings are held in conjunction with the Banking SIG and take place in New York City on the 3rd Tuesday of every month. Typically, we invite expert guest speakers on relevant topics, and we encourage our members to participate in robust Q&A and a friendly exchange of viewpoints.

Meeting information is as follows:
Grant Thornton Building
757 Third Avenue (between 47th and 48th Streets) -
9th Floor
New York, NY 10017

Teleconferencing instructions - for those unable to attend, but would like to listen to the speaker
Teleconference starts at: 4:50 pm EST
Dial In number: 605.313.5538
Access Code 615 921
Please mute your phones *6.

Please remember to bring:
• Business cards
• Name tag

S.I.G. Leadership

Andrew Edelsberg
aedelsberg@kbra.com
(646) 731-2371
Andrew was hired by in November 2015 to head the newly established insurance ratings team at Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA). The team issued its first insurance financial strength rating (IFSR) in October 2016 and currently has IFSRs published on 55 insurance companies. KBRA is the world’s largest post-financial crisis rating agency with offices in New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland and Dublin, Ireland.

Before coming to KBRA, Andrew worked for A.M. Best for over 15 years in the Life/Health Ratings Division. At A.M. Best, he managed several analytical teams that provided rating coverage for diverse groups of domestic life/health insurers. Additionally, Andrew authored and oversaw the writing of research articulating A.M. Best’s credit opinion of life/health insurers as well as the rating agency’s position on industry issues. He often advised his peers on technical issues related to debt securities, rating tools and the rating process. For several years, Andrew was a standing member and co-chair of the Life/Health rating committee.

Future Meetings

12/10/2019
04:30 PM to 06:30 PM
Grant Thornton
757 Third Avenue (between 47th and 48th Streets)
9th Floor
New York, NY 10017


Teleconferencing instructions - for those unable to attend, but would like to listen to the speaker
Teleconference starts at: 5:00 pm EST
Phone number: 515-739-1034
Access code: 588787#
Please mute your phones *6


For Meeting Information, Please Contact:
Andrew Edelsberg
aedelsberg@kbra.com
(646) 731-2371

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