Robert Bear has served as Vice Chairperson of the AIRROC Actuarial Committee, Chairperson of the CAS Dynamic Risk Modeling Committee, Chairperson of the Reinsurance Association of America (RAA) Actuarial Committee and as President of Casualty Actuaries in Reinsurance (CARe). He has also authored several CAS discussion papers and articles on reinsurance pricing, loss reserving, and risk modeling issues that are noted on his Curriculum Vitae.
Robert Bear is a Property and Casualty Consulting Actuary, Reinsurance Consultant and Insurance Arbitrator in the firm he has established, RAB Actuarial Solutions LLC. This actuarial consulting firm’s engagements have included loss reserve studies for self-insured entities and for insurance runoff operations, reinsurance pricing analyses, actuarial support for a state’s financial examination of an insurance company, service as an insurance arbitrator and an actuarial expert witness in insurance and reinsurance arbitrations, resolution of complex insurance coverage claim disputes, and research on loss reserving models.
Robert Bear is an actuarial consultant with 40 years of insurance industry experience that include 20 years managing reinsurance actuarial services. After beginning his career at Insurance Services Office, he served as an actuarial manager at Prudential Reinsurance, Signet Star Reinsurance and SCOR Reinsurance Company. He then served as Senior Vice President and Chief Actuary of PXRE Group, where he was responsible for loss reserving functions and pricing model development, along with related corporate modeling.
RAB Actuarial Solutions LLC offers the following actuarial, statistical modeling and reinsurance consulting services: (1) loss reserve studies (2) reinsurance arbitration and pricing, including reinsurance commutations (3) actuarial and reinsurance expert witness and litigation support (4) research on loss reserving and reinsurance pricing models, including claim modeling using ReservePrism software (www.reserveprism.com), and (5) statistical and econometric modeling, including optimization studies.