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Iyueshaw Yang

Consulting Actuary

Iyueshaw began his career in 2015 and specializes in Moody’s AXIS, SQL Server, and financial reporting. Before joining Actuarial Design, he worked at a leading reinsurer gaining extensive knowledge in GAAP and Solvency II reporting as well as AXIS modeling. More recently, Iyueshaw works as an AXIS modeling consultant with expertise in IFRS17, specializing in traditional life, universal life, disability, critical illness, long term care and group products. In addition to liability models, Iyueshaw also has experience modeling assets and reinvestment strategies.

Some of his accomplishments include:

  • Designing and building AXIS models for life, critical illness, disability, long-term care, long-term disability and reinsurance products in the Canadian, US and European markets.
  • Leading multiple work streams for large-scale AXIS conversion projects aimed at improving the efficiency, flexibility and auditability of E2E reporting processes.
  • Implementing model enhancements and functionality into existing AXIS models to support new products, assumptions and regulations.
  • Prototyping and deploying IFRS 17 solutions using Moody’s Link functionality globally across multiple LOBs for transition purposes, source of earnings analyses and other supplementary disclosures such as risk sensitivities and explanations of investment results.
  • Optimizing back-end SQL data models for data warehousing purposes to house production-related data, resulting in more auditable and efficient downstream reporting processes.
  • Reconfiguring reinvestment strategy modeling in AXIS aimed at improving accuracy of ALM setup.
  • Overseeing financial reporting for a Canadian reinsurer, including valuation (US GAAP/Canadian GAAP/SII), capital (LICAT) and embedded value (SII).
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