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Mike Greschner  FCIA, FSA

Senior Consultant

Experience

Mike has worked in the health benefits field for 14 years with a diverse group of clients, including public sector, private sector and multi-employer trusteed plans varying in size from small upstarts to large public entities and international corporations.

He is experienced in the design, marketing, implementation and communication of comprehensive group insurance programs. Mike has experience with both traditional and flexible benefit plan designs, including pricing complex arrangements and negotiating plan terms and costs with insurers.

Mike has extensive experience in the valuation of liabilities associated with non-pension post-retirement benefits and post-employment benefits, including long term disability programs, waiver of premium provisions, sick leave and severance benefits. Also, he assists clients with issues relating to the funding and accounting for these plans.

Mike assists clients in creating governance and funding policies to set a strategic framework for trustees and plan managers related to ongoing plan operations. He has conducted many long-term forecasts for clients to stress test their policies and practices relative to current contribution rates and/or plan assets.

Until recently, Mike was the Chief Actuary at a large international human resource consulting firm, overseeing the strategic direction of the actuarial services for the health business. Prior to that, he worked in positions of increasing responsibility which included managing teams of analysts and consultants and ensuring first rate service to clients.

Qualifications & Education

Mike is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries and the Society of Actuaries. He also holds insurance licenses in British Columbia and Alberta.

Mike is a Vice Chair of the Society of Actuaries’ Education Committee. In this role, he is responsible for helping set the direction of educating future actuaries.

He graduated from the University of British Columbia in 2002 with a Bachelor of Science majoring in Statistics.