Elementum has appointed Jacqueline Muschett as Managing Director, Head of Actuarial & Valuations, where she will repot directly to the firm’s Chief Financial Officer.
Muschett will be responsible for driving Elementum’s processes around loss-reserving and determining fair value of investments, helping to guide and enhance the firm’s investment research, portfolio construction, and counterparty relationships.
She brings over 15 years of experience in actuarial and valuation-focused roles and an earned Associateship in the Casualty Actuarial Society (ACAS).
Muschett joins Elementum from Hudson Structured Capital Management where she served as Managing Director, Head of Valuations and has held senior positions throughout the industry at such firms as Sompo International and Montpelier Reinsurance.
Mike France, Managing Partner & CFO at Elementum said: “Jacqueline’s depth of expertise and hands-on actuarial experience bring an invaluable skillset to the team, and we’re excited for the opportunity to bring her talents into the fold as we continue our commitment to creating new layers of value for our investors and our firm.
“In addition to enhancing our valuation capabilities, Jacqueline will be instrumental in supporting our business operations with a focus on enhancing such areas as capital efficiency, pricing, and portfolio risk management.”
Muschett added: “Elementum has a strong reputation in the insurance-linked securities sector, built on years of successful returns for its clients, as well as its unique high-touch approach. I look forward to joining this incredible team and continuing to build out capabilities that will meaningfully impact our clients.”
Paul Barker, Partner & Portfolio Manager and head of Elementum’s Bermuda office commented: “We have an incredible team of individuals here in Bermuda with exceptional talent and diverse backgrounds.
“Jacqueline’s unique skillset and positive energy are a welcome addition and will complement the team while also bolstering our ability to deliver best-in-class service to our clients.”