Stephen Cheng, BSc, MBA, FCIA, FSA

Stephen Cheng is the managing director and senior consulting actuary at Westcoast Actuaries. He has more than 30 years’ experience in actuarial and pension consulting, and has provided consulting advice to many private and public sector clients with respect to design, funding and accounting valuation, governance, and funding policies for pension plans and post-employment benefit plans.

Mr. Cheng is a Fellow of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) and Society of Actuaries (SOA). He has served on many task forces and examination committees of these two actuarial organizations, including the Institute’s Task Force to Develop Skills and Knowledge Inventories for Continuing Professional Development, Task Force on Canadian Eligibility Requirements, and the examination committee for the retirement benefits track of the Practice Education Course. He is a recognized expert of the Supreme Court of British Columbia on pension and actuarial matters and has made presentations to the federal department of finance on pension issues.