Ben Conrad, ACAS, MAAA

Consulting Actuary


  • Associate of the Casualty Actuarial Society
  • Member of the American Academy of Actuarires


  • B.S., Actuarial Science and Applied Mathematics
    Florida State University

Ben Conrad has been in the actuarial field since 2008, both as a regulator and consultant.  His consulting experience includes:

  • Developing and enhancing models for analysis of unpaid claim estimates for a wide variety of traditional and non-traditional property and casualty insurance programs.
  • Organizing, summarizing, and analyzing large data sets provided by insurance carriers for use in actuarial pricing and reserving models.
  • Creating and adapting complex pricing methods for traditional and enterprise risk insurance coverages.
  • Analyzing self-insured retention options for large client self-insurance programs used in conjunction with traditional insurance programs.
  • Supporting and educating clients in assessing the feasibility of establishing alternative risk financing programs, including captive insurance companies, risk retentions groups, and self-insurance programs.
  • Providing support for insurance programs in various US domiciles by performing independent actuarial reviews of business plans, loss forecasts, pricing assumptions, and pro forma financial projections.

As a regulator, Ben was a Research and Statistics Consultant where he:

  • Developed independent actuarial rate indications to assess company methods and assumptions for personal property lines of business.
  • Trained other actuarial analysts with office procedures and actuarial methods in commercial automobile and commercial property lines of insurance.
  • Assessed impact of Florida Statute and Rule changes on personal property, commercial automobile, and commercial property rate and rule filings.
  • Developed in-depth filing summaries to guide supervisors in making final decisions.
  • Communicated with insurance companies around the country to understand their needs and convey issues and solutions pertaining to rate and rule filings.