DAV President Dr. Bader talks about the dream job actuary
The protector of the collective and the heart of insurers. Actuaries minimize risks. A dream job with great career perspectives
Who determines the price of an insurance product? How is the payout of a life insurance guaranteed over several decades? How does a telematics tariff work in car insurance, where a low-risk driving style leads to more favorable rates? Actuaries plan such innovations. State-of-the-art IT software is used for their calculations and modeling. They keep an eye on the requirements of consumers and markets, the computing paths of IT trends and the legal framework.
The heart of insurers
Actuaries are the "heart of insurers", says Dr. Guido Bader in our interview on 16.09.2020. He has been on the Board of the German Association of Actuaries (DAV) since 2009 and the chairman of the Board since 2019. His enthusiasm for the profession radiates through the telephone line: "Actuaries have the best profession because it offers a very wide range of creative possibilities. The work is much more creative than many people think. It gives great perspectives and it is much more than mathematics".
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