Third-party managing agent Asta has snapped up Lane Clark and Peacock partner Laura McMaster.
Appointed as deputy chief actuary, McMaster will assume her new role on April 16 – reporting to Asta chief actuary Richard Barke. She brings with her 15 years of actuarial experience, having been in charge of managing reserving, capital, pricing, reinsurance, and risk projects across a range of markets.
“Laura is a skilled and experienced actuary who brings an exceptional track record to Asta,”commented Asta chief executive Julian Tighe. “She is the ideal candidate to further bolster both our actuarial function and the wider Asta senior management team and help ensure that we continue to provide an offering that underpins our clients’ long-term success.
“I am delighted to welcome her to the team.”
McMaster holds a Chief Actuary (non-life with Lloyd’s) Practising Certificate.