2008 Actuarial Science Outstanding Alumnus: Daniel Rubin

Dan Rubin Daniel Rubin is a Senior Actuary for Nationwide. He began his employment with Nationwide as an intern during two consecutive summers while at Purdue. After graduation he accepted a full time position at Nationwide and has been there for the past 20 years. Over the course of his career at Nationwide, Rubin has held several positions in the Life Insurance and Corporate Actuarial Departments. Today Rubin is in charge of the statutory, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), and tax reserving for all the Individual Annuity product lines. His focus is primarily in the financial reserve area, where he works to make sure financial models for different lines of business are accurate and performing as expected. He is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA) and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA).

As a freshman at Purdue, Rubin joined the recently-formed Actuary Club, subsequently serving as President for two years. Partly through his leadership, Rubin helped the Club continue its growth and grassroots campaign toward establishing a formal Actuarial Science Program at Purdue. He continues to serve the Actuarial Science program at Purdue through his decade-long membership of the Actuarial Science Advisory Council. Rubin received his B.S. in Actuarial Science from Purdue University in 1988.

To read more about Daniel Rubin, read his Alumni Profile.

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