Andrew Cairns

International Research Advisory Board

Professor Andrew Cairns, PhD, FFA

Professor, Department of Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics, Heriot-Watt University, UK


Research Interests:
Enterprise risk management; Models for the term structure of interest rates; Arbitrage-free multi-asset-class models; Asset/liability modeling for pension funds; Stochastic mortality modeling; Securitization of mortality risk.

  • Fellow of the Pensions Institute
  • Section Editor (Financial Economics), Encyclopaedia of Actuarial Science
  • Editor in Chief of ASTIN Bulletin.
  • Chairman of the ST9 syllabus (CERA) on Enterprise Risk Management
  • Honorary Research Associate, Centre for Risk and Insurance Studies, University of Nottingham.