Jawwad Ahmed Farid

Rationality Is Overrated - Insights From a Non-Traditional Actuarial Career

A Talk by Jawwad Ahmed Farid (Director, Chief Executive, Alchemy Technologies)

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About this Talk

One Actuary. 3 dreams. 7 lessons. And an Island.

We are the choices we make. And the models we use to make them. I always wanted to be a non-traditional actuary. While there were role models growing up, there wasn't enough of a narrative around how to become one or paths that lead to being one.

Here is a list of 7 lessons that I picked up exploring that path. Some personal, some professional.

Lessons learnt over years doing stuff that often ends up with a simple question: Jawwad, what were you thinking?

20 minutes, 34 seconds. No equations

24 June 2021, 09:00 AM

09:00 AM - 09:25 AM

About The Actuarial Speakers

Jawwad Ahmed Farid

Jawwad Ahmed Farid

Director, Chief Executive, Alchemy Technologies

Fair value. Computational Finance. Enterprise Risk. Startups.