Executive & Retained Search Services

Executive & Retained Search Services

Executive & Retained Search Services

DW Simpson’s Executive & Retained Search Services arm provides a tailored, high-touch approach to positions in need of additional focus due to:

  • executive level
  • specialized expertise
  • geography
  • cultural fit

DW Simpson’s retained business model ensures systematic market coverage and leverages the firm’s long-standing relationships with actuarial and analytics professionals at all levels in the insurance/reinsurance space, including company and consulting environments.

DW Simpson’s Executive & Retained Search Services has achieved notable success in placement percentage. We are a division of the largest actuarial and analytics professional search firm in the world, and our retained search structure ensures our clients get the personal attention they deserve. Moreover, DW Simpson’s Executive & Retained Search Services fees are designed to absorb more of the risk than clients incur with traditional executive search arrangements.

If you are interested in our retained services,
we will present a proposal specific to your search.

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Currently Retained Actuarial Jobs

RETAINED Chief Actuary, Pricing / Reserving / Predictive Modeling (Minnesota #48004)


February 17, 2017   

P&C Mutual insurance company seeks a Chief Actuary to assist in driving profitability and growth. The ideal candidate will have a background in pricing, reserving, and predictive modeling. (#48004)

RETAINED Mergers & Acquisitions Actuary, Strategy (North Carolina #47235)


February 13, 2017   

Private equity holding firm in the Southeast seeks an FSA with strong Mergers & Acquisitions experience in the life sector. This high visibility role will work directly with the firm’s top management in analyzing and structuring deals for the acquisition of insurance […]

RETAINED Consulting Actuary, Bid Filings / Medicare / Medicaid (Washington #47608)


January 16, 2017   

We have been retained by one of the world’s largest actuarial consulting firms to identify a talented Health Actuary, who will support their clients with year-end actuarial opinions. There will be very minimal travel in this role, and a variety of opportunities to […]

RETAINED Chief Actuary, Commercial Lines / Pricing / Predictive Modeling (Minnesota #47952)


January 16, 2017   

Financially stable and fast-growing mutual holding company seeks a Chief Actuary for a dual role, consisting of both traditional actuarial responsibilities such as pricing, reserving, and serving as Appointed Actuary, and data analytics, such as predictive modeling, business intelligence, and helping shape […]

RETAINED Chief Actuary, VP / Healthcare (Connecticut #48220)


January 9, 2017   

Successful and rapidly growing New England health insurance carrier seeks a Chief Actuary with FSA/ASA designation to play a significant role in the financial success of the company, including leading the company into new and emerging markets. (#48220)

Recent News

Social Media in the Professional World

Social Media in the Professional World


January 19, 2017   

By: Genevieve Shannon, Digital Media Manager, DW Simpson Originally published on Jan 1, 2014. [ ] Denotes current updates to the piece by the author The overarching theme of this quarter’s newsletter is making the most of your professional interactions, be they […]

2016: A Year in Review

2016: A Year in Review


December 28, 2016   

With 2016 coming to a rapid close, we – the DW Simpson Retained Search team – took some time to reflect on and discuss the year’s accomplishments, as well as lay out our predictions for the coming year.