John TAYLOR (Institute and Faculty of Actuaries)
Institute and Faculty of Actuaries
John is a partner at Hymans Robertson LLP, and Head of Guided Outcomes Delivery, based in their Edinburgh office, and is working in what’s commonly described as “robo–advice”. In essence, this involves making actuarial modelling accessible and meaningful to consumers as they seek to understand financial choices open to them.
Prior to joining Hymans Robertson, John spent most of his career in executive level roles with a variety of product providers, most recently as Managing Director at NEST.
After gaining a B.Sc. and Ph.D. in Pure Mathematics from The University of Glasgow, he started his career as a trainee actuary at Standard Life in 1994. After qualifying as an actuary John has focused on marketing and distribution for a variety of markets including pensions, savings and insurance.