Matt Thomas is an actuary and life consultant at Hymans Robertson, with a specialist interest in longevity. Throughout his career he has worked with a number of different clients, from insurers, reinsurers, banks and pension schemes. He spends much of his time helping insurers and reinsurers with longevity matters ranging from independent analysis on longevity trends to provision of longevity pricing support.
Most recently, Matt has been assisting his clients with their deferred pensioner propositions, understanding insights from Club Vita’s non-pensioner data set and analysing member option behaviour and mortality experience.
He also has experience in helping new entrants enter into the longevity risk transfer market. Prior to working as a life consultant, Matt worked as a pensions consultant, providing advice to trustees of defined-benefit pension
schemes. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.
In his spare time Matt is a keen runner, and enjoys snowboarding and surfing.