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400 Main Street, Philadelphia, PA 78507 | (787) 667-1022 | email@example.com Christopher Tapp CAREER Experienced Actuary with impeccable educational background and track record of OBJECTIVE professional excellence seeking full time Actuary Position. AREAS OF EXPERTISE • • • • Predictive Modeling Ratemaking Personal & Commercial Lines Reserving • • • • Price Optimization Data Acquisition Database Management Strategic Planning PROFESSIONAL Pennsylvania Insurance Group, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania EXPERIENCE Actuary, June 2001 – Present • Led the Pricing Subcommittee in developing upfront credits for small business policies, resulting in faster quoting techniques for commercial business • Utilized advanced statistical techniques, including generalized linear models and clustering techniques to analyze loss experience and retention for personal and commercial policyholders • Developed new rating plans and new rating variables for the State of Ohio, with additional states slated for eventual implementation • Developed, programmed, and maintained an indicator of future loss experience for commercial risks; indicator served as the main pricing design influence by commercial underwriters and was implemented across all commercial lines • Conducted studies on agency profitability, production, and retention – the study results were critical in realigning books of business towards more profitable trends, redirecting underwriter writing practices, and increasing repeat business • Analyzed loss experience and competitive position, developed indications, proposed rate changes, and communicated changes to senior and executive management • Analyzed loss development for liability lines, including Personal Auto Liability, Personal Auto Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists, and Commercial Liability • Performed analyses using loss experience, retention, and conversion rates to determine the impacts of different corporate goals and objectives • Acquired data from internal sources and external vendors for use in loss experience, marketing, and retention studies • Championed for financing to purchase external data utilized to influence the pricing, profitability, penetration, and customer satisfaction • Selected as member of Commercial Market Penetration Strategy Team EDUCATION University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA M.S. Applied Statistics, 2003 • GPA: 4.0/4.0 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA B.S. Mathematics, 2000 • GPA: 3.46/4.0 CERTIFICATIONS • • • • Fellow, Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC) Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) – Level III candidate