About Us

About Us

Nordic Actuary AB currently has two active actuaries with many years of experience in the areas of pension, life and pension insurance and non-life insurance.

Susanna Wallin

Susanna is responsible for the pension segment within Nordic Pension Actuary.

Susanna has worked as an actuary and pension consultant since 2001 for several of the largest global ‘benefit and HR “consulting firms. The focus has mostly been on providing advice to Nordic multinational companies on matters related to pensions and employee benefits.

The pension segment includes a broad area of consulting services, including accounting of employee benefits (IAS 19 / US GAAP), pension valuations, mergers and acquisitions, plan design and analysis of new pension plans.

To contact Susanna Wallin, please email: susanna.wallin@nordact.se or call +46 73 988 9278

Ola Hestnes

Ola is responsible for the Non-Life and Life segments within Nordic Actuary AB.

He started his actuarial carrier in 1996 and has worked in several of the largest global consulting firms. Ola has also worked for six years in the life reinsurance industry, including two years in Cologne, Germany.

Ola’s responsibilities include Loss forecasts, reserving, Loss portfolio transfer valuations, designing Technical guidelines and Product development. He is very involved in the yearly and quarterly Solvency II valuations and reporting in addition to helping clients with the ORSA process. Ola also works with pension funds (“pensionskasser”) and performs pension valuations according to IAS19, USGAAP and Swedish GAAP.

Ola has an MSc in Statistics and actuarial science from the University of Oslo, and he is a qualified member of both the Norwegian Society of Actuaries and the Swedish Society of Actuaries (Certified “Diplomerad” Swedish Actuary).

To contact Ola Hestnes, please email: ola.hestnes@nordact.se or call +46 73 986 97 21

Carl Westlund

Carl Westlund was recruited to Nordic Actuary to strengthen and broaden the company’s position in the Swedish pension market. Carl has worked in the pension industry for over 20 years and was previously a Partner at Mercer where he, among other things, was responsible for Mercer’s global customers in the Nordic region. Carl has also led Mercer’s international business area in London for two years. With the recruitment of Carl, Nordic Actuary broaden its competence primarily in the matters concerning pension funds and Merger & Acquisition projects. Carl’s expertise in IAS 19 and Global Benefits also means that Nordic Actuary now has three senior consultants with extensive experience in these areas.

To contact Carl Westlund, please email: carl.westlund@nordact.se or call +46 70  372 44 24.

Many companies do not have an option and are required to value their pension liabilities. However, it is also important for companies to understand the liability and the pension cost. Nordic Actuary can help companies with this through various pension investigations and analysis.

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Life and Pension Insurance includes a wide range of consultancy services, such as the actuarial function, valuation of technical provisions according to local accounting and solvency 2, SCR calculations and more.

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Nordic Actuary AB provides services for captives and small insurance companies.

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