Consulting Actuary – R. Krishnaswamy

R. Krishnaswamy is a Consulting Actuary based at Chennai. He has been in practice for the last thirty years. He specializes in employee- benefits related actuarial practice. He has published and presented a number of papers in the areas of employee- benefit valuation, brand valuation, human resources accounting etc.

Prior to this he was a Mathematics lecturer in the Madura College, Madurai from 1937 till 1952.From 1952 he was the actuarial assistant in the Department of Insurance,Simla till 1961.Then he was appointed as the Divisional Manager in the Senior Office of the Life Insurance Corporation of India(LIC) in Lucknow,Thanjavur,Bangalore,Jaipur and Coimbatore.

Krishnaswamy holds a Masters Degree in Mathematics and the Fellowship Qualifications of the Institute of Actuaries, London and the Institute of Actuaries, India. Before setting up his Actuarial Consultancy, Krishnaswamy had been with the Life Insurance Corporation of India [LIC] for about sixteen years in senior management positions and prior to that he had been with the Controller of Insurance Office for a period of seven years. He is also a national level Bridge player.
He is married to K.Padmakshi and has two children Dr.K.Sriram who is also an actuary and Dr.K.Rama who is the Professor of Pathology in Kasturba Gandhi Hospital, Chennai.

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NIJARA KALITA September 13, 2010 at 10:35 am

Respected Sir,
I am interested in pursuing the course of actuarial science and would like to be guided by you .Kindly help me in this regard. Looking forward for your reply.

Nijara Kalita


Murali M M September 24, 2010 at 12:26 am

Dear Sir/Madam,
we need Actuarial certificate from a certified actuary for considering gratuity provision.
You were recommended by our auditors for this purpose.
You may do the needful in this regard.
murali m m


VijayaRaghavan June 26, 2011 at 11:26 am

Dear Sirs,

I am an MBA with Finance background and currently employed in a back office thats takes care of profitability management for the bank. I hread from one of my friend abt the actuary course.

I would like to hear from you on the below;

where are the tution centers for each subject inside chennai.
How about the classes? or they conducted at the higher level?
CAn i cope with the the way the classes are taken ( as i have finance background, mathematics is to catced up)



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