Tony Coleman BA (Macq) MBA (Macq) FIA FIAA is a prominent Alumni from Macquarie's Actuarial Studies program and from 2000 until 2008, was the Chief Risk Officer & Group Actuary of Insurance Australia Group (IAG). Prior to joining IAG, Tony was a senior corporate finance partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and he is now a Director of Lonergan Edwards and Associates, a leading specialist valuation firm.
Throughout his career, Tony has played an active voluntary role in the actuarial profession. He was President of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia (IAAust) in 2001 and was later Chairman of the IAAust HIH Royal Commission Taskforce. Actively involved internationally since 2001, he is currently Chairman of the Enterprise & Financial Risks Committee of the International Actuarial Association (IAA) and a member of the IAA Executive Committee and the IAA Nominations Committee.
In recent years, Tony has also been active in promoting a better understanding of global warming and climate change in government, the community and business by working extensively on this issue with eminent scientists, business leaders and NGOs. This has included working with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) since 2004 as part of the Australian Climate Group and the Australian Conservation Foundation since 2005 on initiatives that have included the Australian Business Roundtable on Climate Change in 2006.