DALLAS, Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockton Dunning Benefits today announced that Victor Wong, ASA, MAAA, joined the Dallas-based health and welfare benefits practice's actuarial consulting group as vice president and actuary.
With more than nine years of actuarial experience, Victor has specialized in health benefits for the last five. Before Lockton, Victor served as a senior associate and lead actuary with Mercer where he developed strategic plan designs for health and welfare plans, recommended pricing alternatives and reviewed cost projections and claims analyses for large self-funded health plans. He holds a bachelor of science in mathematics from The University of Texas at Austin and is an associate member of the Society of Actuaries and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
Bruce Sammis, chief executive officer for Lockton Dunning Benefits, commented, "We are pleased to have Victor join this expert consulting team. His high energy and creativity will only help us in our ongoing mission to assist clients strategically position themselves in the coming years amid healthcare reform and a rapidly evolving market."
About Lockton Dunning Benefits
Lockton Dunning Benefits Associates specialize in the design, implementation, communication and year-round service of medical, dental, life, disability and other employer-sponsored benefit programs. In addition to working with their dedicated service team, clients have direct access to Lockton in-house subject matter experts including actuaries, medical directors, compliance attorneys, health risk solutions directors, employee communication directors and M&A due diligence specialists. Lockton Dunning Benefits remains one of the largest Lockton benefits consulting offices in the country with more than 300 clients and 150 North Texas-based Associates. Lockton Dunning Benefits was honored by the Dallas Business Journal in 2011 and 2012 as one of the "Healthiest Employers" in the DFW area.
More than 4,450 professionals at Lockton provide more than 15,000 clients around the world with insurance, benefits, and risk management services, offering an uncommon level of client service. From its founding in 1966 in Kansas City, Mo., Lockton has grown to become the largest privately held insurance broker in the world and ninth largest overall. Independent researcher Greenwich Associates awarded Lockton its 2011 Service Excellence Award for risk management for large companies. For three consecutive years, Business Insurance has recognized Lockton as a "Best Place to Work in Insurance."
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