Pinnacle Actuarial Resources Welcomes Three New Consultants

Portraits of Gaétan Veilleux, Travis Murnan, and Kunshan Yin

February 05, 2021 |

Portraits of Gaétan Veilleux, Travis Murnan, and Kunshan Yin

Pinnacle Actuarial Resources has added three new consultants, Gaétan Veilleux, Travis Murnan, and Kunshan Yin, to enhance Pinnacle's modeling, data science, and risk analytics expertise.

"Gaétan, Travis, and Kunshan are talented professionals and we're extremely pleased to welcome them to Pinnacle," Joe Herbers, Pinnacle managing principal, said in a statement. "They have many years of combined industry experience and are skilled and innovative actuaries. They will augment our deep bench of consultants and help us continue our leadership in the property-casualty industry."

All three new consultants join Pinnacle from managerial and leadership roles at leading insurance organizations.

Mr. Veilleux, senior consulting actuary, has been in the property and casualty industry for over 2 decades and has considerable experience in predictive modeling for personal and commercial lines of insurance. He has been engaged in analytic work since 2001, with a track record of success in modelling, pricing, ratemaking, claims analytic models, telematics, and other areas.

Mr. Murnan, consulting actuary, joined Pinnacle from a leading commercial insurance broker, where he led a team of analysts. He has been in the property and casualty industry since 2012 in a variety of actuarial, analytic, and managerial roles. He has specialized in the design, development, implementation, and management of analytical models for a variety of applications.

Mr. Yin also joined Pinnacle as a consulting actuary. He has extensive experience in predictive modelling and risk management and has been in the insurance and financial services industries since 2007. Mr. Yin is a data scientist with a comprehensive background in computational mathematics, economics, and statistics.

Mr. Veilleux and Mr. Yin are fellows of the Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) and certified specialists in predictive analytics. Mr. Murnan is an associate of the CAS.

"Pinnacle is focused on providing the highest level of customer service and the highest level of thought and industry leadership. We believe Gaétan, Travis, and Kunshan will make excellent additions to our team and provide our clients with the highest level of customer service," Mr. Herbers said.

Bloomington, Illinois-based Pinnacle is an independent, full-service actuarial firm focused on the property and casualty insurance industry. The firm also has offices in Atlanta, Chicago, and San Francisco.

(Photos of, from left, Mr. Veilleux, Mr. Murnan, and Mr. Yin above are courtesy of Pinnacle Actuarial Resources, Inc.)

February 05, 2021