8 January 2021Actuarial & underwriting

Pinnacle promotes Hillebrandt to principal and consulting actuary

Pinnacle Actuarial Resources has promoted Aaron Hillebrandt to principal and consulting actuary.

Hillebrandt joined Pinnacle in 2013 and has been in the property and casualty insurance industry since 2007. He was previously director and consulting actuary and a member of Pinnacle’s executive team, leading the marketing function.

Hillebrandt serves as appointed actuary for several insurance companies, captive insurance companies and self-insured entities, and has experience in loss reserving and statements of actuarial opinion, funding studies, loss cost projections, captive feasibility studies and personal and commercial lines ratemaking.

He is also a chair on the Casualty Actuarial Society’s (CAS) syllabus and examination committee, vice chair on the CAS annual and spring meeting planning committee and a faculty member of the American Academy of Actuaries (AAA) seminar on effective property/casualty loss reserve opinions. He also serves on Illinois State University’s (ISU) Katie School of Insurance advisory board and other CAS and captive insurance association committees.

Joe Herbers, managing principal at Pinnacle, said: “Since joining Pinnacle, Aaron has continually provided outstanding customer service, delivered exceptional work product and demonstrated the highest level of professionalism. Especially noteworthy has been his tireless commitment to his colleagues, the profession and to the values of our firm.”

Hillebrandt said: “The firm’s continued growth and influence in the industry is commendable and I am proud to join the leadership team.”