Sean McGing, FIA FIAA
Over the past 40 years, Sean has built a strong commercial and personal reputation for insight and thorough analysis in financial services and risk management. Sean brings integrity, honesty, commitment, respect for people and teamwork to the professional relationships he builds.
Sean leverages his previous consulting experience as a partner at Ernst & Young, and founder of Askit Consulting across a range of clients. Sean has built a reputation as advisor to superannuation trustee and wealth management boards for the past 20 years. He has been Chair and long-term board member of Siena College and is a past member of the Actuaries Institute Risk Management Practice Committee 2011 – 2016.
Since 2012, Sean has been Deputy Chair of the ASFA Victorian Executive and also a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors (FAICD).
Neekhil Shah, BSc FIA FIAA
With over 17 years global experience in actuarial, superannuation and investment consulting, Neekhil is the Principal Consultant and conduit to clients and the McGing team of analysts. In this role, Neekhil is the steward for company culture, designing a rewarding growth path for the company’s next generation actuaries and ensuring the wider team stay interested and committed. Motivated, enthusiastic and with a natural head for actuarial numbers, Neekhil achieves inner balance and an understanding of what makes people tick in his additional role as a yoga teacher.
Neekhil’s previous roles at global actuarial and investment firms Mercer, Russell Investments and Watson Wyatt (Willis Towers Watson) have prepared him to drive and shape the business at McGing.
Daniel is a well-rounded professional and one of our actuarial specialists at McGing. A former mathematics and history teacher with a Master’s Degree in Actuarial Studies, Daniel brings enthusiasm and determination to his work as he strives to be an expert in everything actuarial and consulting. Daniel’s prior experience in insurance claims, broking and underwriting environments make him a knowledgeable analyst. Combining this with his communication and presentation skillset developed from teaching, Daniel adds a dynamic and versatile flavour to our team from which clients and colleagues all benefit.
Jason is a next generation actuarial specialist at McGing. With a Master’s Degree in Actuarial Science, Jason also passed his CFA Institute Level II exam in 2019, helping contribute to his employment pathway. Together with his dynamic colleagues, Jason is an example of the new breed of hands-on actuarial scientist. He works diligently to challenge and test the robustness of the advice that McGing provides. Jason has a passion for playing on his grand piano whenever he’s not studying for his actuarial exams.
Sheridan brings over 10 years’ experience to her role as an actuarial consultant, having previously worked across Life Insurance, Superannuation, consulting and fintech in Melbourne, Dublin and Hobart. She has a strong background in managing actuarial projects, providing technical advice and support, and building trusted relationships. Her experience includes actuarial valuations, reporting, modelling, systems development and continuous improvement initiatives. Prior to joining McGing, Sheridan spent considerable periods living and training in yoga ashrams in India and Australia, building a base of positivity, creativity and excellence. Sheridan brings this strong ethos of collaboration and understanding into all client relationships.
Sankarshan is an actuarial analyst who brings his previous consulting experience and strong modelling capabilities to add value for clients. Driven by his passion for the actuarial field, he takes pride in delivering the best outcome for the client in a clear and concise manner. Sankarshan is a highly enthusiastic and motivated individual who provides a unique viewpoint, adding to the knowledge diversity here at McGing.