Lawrence S. (Larry) Carson is Executive Vice President, Global Financial Solutions (GFS) for Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated (RGA). He leads the GFS team worldwide and oversees all GFS product lines, including asset-intensive, longevity, and capital solutions. He is a member of RGA’s Executive Committee.
Larry joined RGA in 1999 and has held a series of roles of increasing responsibility within GFS, from Pricing to Business Development. Prior to his current role, he was GFS’s Chief Actuary, overseeing all aspects of pricing and risk management.
Before joining RGA, Larry was with the actuarial firm of Milliman and Robertson (now Milliman Inc.), where he worked on demutualizations, mergers and acquisitions valuations, and market conduct class-action settlements. Previously, he was with Equitable Life Assurance Society, where he held several actuarial positions.
Larry received a Bachelor of Arts (A.B.) degree (cum laude) in mathematics from Harvard University. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and has served in various roles with the Society’s Reinsurance Section Council. He has also served on the American Academy of Actuaries’ Life Reinsurance Work Group and has spoken at numerous industry events.