Linda Caradus

Linda Caradus is an actuary with technical expertise in life insurance and superannuation. Her experience includes general management responsibilities within life offices. She assists life offices in all aspects of their long-term business, including analysis and monitoring of experience, Margin on Services and Embedded Value reporting, product design and premium rating.

Linda also advises trustees and employers on the operation of superannuation schemes.

Ian Midgley

Ian Midgley is an actuary with extensive experience in all aspects of superannuation, having originally worked for Bacon and Woodrow, a leading firm of actuaries in the UK.

Ian has over 25 years experience in all aspects of superannuation consulting, including actuarial valuations, scheme design, member communications and superannuation legislation.   He also has extensive experience in investment consulting to trustees of superannuation schemes, including the establishment of investment objectives, investment strategy, investment manager structure advice and appointment and monitoring of investment performance.

Bernard Reid

Bernard Reid is an actuary with extensive experience in all aspects of superannuation and investment consulting.   He has advised many New Zealand superannuation schemes in areas such as benefit design, actuarial issues, investment strategy, IAS19 and FASB accounting.

Bernard was a member of the Government-appointed Workplace Savings Working Group whose report led to the development of KiwiSaver.

Prior to joining Melville Jessup Weaver, Bernard was at Watson Wyatt/Mercer for 14 years, where he was the national practice leader of retirement consulting.