Maurice I. R. Brandman established Brandman ACS, located in Tel Aviv, Israel, in 1987.
Brandman ACS provides employee benefit and actuarial advice to many local and multinational employers including, inter alia, Symantec, Merrill Lynch, Sodexo, and John Deere. Mr. Brandman has a long standing working relationship with several international consulting companies.
Mr. Brandman advises clients with regard to employee benefit issues in Israel. He has more than 35 years’ experience in employee benefit and actuarial consultation including 30 years in Israel. Projects have included participation in international benefit audits, due diligence reviews, establishment of new retirement benefit plans, implementing supplementary medical insurance, valuation of termination liabilities for regulatory reporting (FRS17, IAS19 & ASC715) and implementation of changes to existing plans.
Mr. Brandman has also been involved with advising government committees on pension issues and the development of courses for actuarial students in Israel.
Prior to the establishment of Brandman ACS, he was Principal Actuary to the Central Pension Fund in Israel servicing over 80,000 contributing members. Previously he worked in the UK with Harris Graham & Partners (now part of TowersWatson) and Sedgwick Employee Benefits Limited (now part of Mercer).
Mr. Brandman is a Fellow of the Israel Association of Actuaries (1982), a member of the International Association of Consulting Actuaries, an Associate of the (UK) Institute of Actuaries (1981), a member of the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) and a licensed pensions consultant. He graduated from The University of Sussex, UK, in 1974 with a B.Sc. (Hons) in Mathematics, Statistics and Economics.