Azmina Jiwani, FCIA, FSA

Azmina Jiwani is the Vice-President Insurance Risk and Chief Actuary for RBC Insurance, a full-service, bank-owned insurance provider. She serves as both the CRO for RBC Insurance as well as the Appointed Actuary for RBC Life Insurance. With over 30 years of experience in the insurance industry, Ms. Jiwani will retire from her current role in 2019, but plans to stay actively involved with the CIA. During her career, she developed deep technical actuarial and business proficiency through evolving actuarial practice and risk-management cultures.

Ms. Jiwani has been a member of the CIA’s Appointed/Valuation Actuary Committee since 2009. In March 2019 she completed her three-year term as Chair of that same committee, after having served as its Vice-Chair. She also participates in committees of the Canadian Life and Health Insurance Association and on OSFI’s Life Insurance Actuarial Advisory Committee.

Ms. Jiwani’s passion is to ensure continued relevance of the role of the actuary through transparency of communication and reporting, earning the trust and enabling informed decision making by the board of directors, management and regulators.