Allan Cohen is Managing Director of Pelican Ventures, a private investment fund focused on start-up and early stage investments in the (re)insurance industry.
He previously worked at Hamilton Insurance Group from May 2014 to December 2018, where he most recently served as Vice President, Specialty Reinsurance Underwriter. Prior to assuming underwriting responsibilities, Allan managed Hamilton Insurance Group’s actuarial function where he was responsible for establishing the pricing, reserving, and capital management capabilities across the company. In parallel, he served as a core member of the corporate development team responsible for due diligence, valuation, and execution of M&A and corporate development transactions.
Prior to joining Hamilton, Allan was a consultant at Towers Watson (now part of Willis Towers Watson) from October 2010 to May 2014. While at Towers Watson, he provided actuarial consulting services to (re)insurance clients in the US, Bermuda, Europe, and Asia. From 2008 to 2010, Allan worked in Personal Insurance Product Management at Travelers Insurance in Hartford, CT.
Allan is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Charter holder. He graduated from Babson College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management.