Joe is a fully FIA qualified actuary with more than 15 years’ experience gained from working with variety of large insurers such as Allianz, RSA, and Brit Insurance. His roles consisted mainly of actuarially managing the risk on SME and mid-market insurance portfolios, assisting in all facets of risk management and supporting the delivery of training programmes to non-actuarial colleagues. He has gained key insights into reserving, pricing, capital modelling and portfolio management, and how these contribute to the overall management of an insurance offering.

He has a passion for how digital technology can be used to enhance a business offering and this led to the creation of his company, Competence Online UK. They provide customised digital solutions aimed at improving organisational learning and reducing risk. Key areas of focus are using digital platforms such as e-learning, audit apps etc. to proactively manage risk. The platforms are all available to be used for any insurance based training – short bite size introductory content, pre and post training assessments, post workshop follow up embedding activities, etc.