Todd Erkis, FSA, CERA, MAAA
University of Pennsylvania, BA in Mathematics from the College of Arts and Sciences and a BSEcon from the Wharton School of Business (undergraduate).
Mr. Erkis is a managing director at Towers Watson with a wide range of life insurance and risk management experience. He is the Global Life Actuarial Software leader for the firm and specializes in actuarial consulting for life insurance and annuity companies in North America. His experience includes financial reporting, mergers and acquisitions, enterprise management, company risk reviews, rating agency support and pricing of insurance products.
Prior to joining Towers Watson, Mr. Erkis was the Chief Actuary and Corporate Risk Officer for Lincoln Financial. His responsibilities included statutory and GAAP reserves and actuarial items, enterprise risk management, mergers and acquisitions, led the variable annuity hedging program and asset / liability management.
Mr. Erkis is active on many American Academy of Actuaries committees and participated in developing the new principle-based reserving standards for variable annuities and life insurance products. He was the chair of the Life Reserves Practice Note covering principle-based reserve determination.