As Managing Director of RGA UK, Peter Banthorpe and his team bring innovative, customer-focused solutions to RGA clients. Prior to being appointed to this role, Peter led RGA’s Global Research and Data Analytics group, a team of 60 actuaries and data scientists supporting RGA’s offices around the world. Peter joined the company in 2010 as Head of Actuarial Research for the UK office.
Before coming to RGA, Peter was Head of Pricing and Reinsurance for Ageas Protect (formerly Fortis). He was one of its first employees and a member of its senior management team, and led the development of its actuarial, management information and reinsurance capabilities from initial creation until several years after its launch. Before then, Peter held various pricing and new business roles for Munich Re’s U.K. Life Branch.
Peter is a graduate of Cambridge University and qualified as an actuary in 2003. He has previously been a long-standing member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ (IFoA) CMI Executive Committee and has chaired the IFoA’s mortality research steering committee. Peter is a regular presenter at industry events on a diverse range of subjects.