Bret Shroyer is the Vice President of Services at Valen Analytics, a provider of proprietary data, analytics, and predictive modeling for P/C insurance carriers. Bret identifies practical solutions for client success, identifying opportunities to bring tangible benefits from technical modeling. Bret uses his insurance industry and technical modeling expertise to bridge the gap that sometimes exists between statistical modelers and P&C actuaries and underwriting managers.

Bret joined Valen in 2014, bringing a breadth and depth of professional experience in actuarial analysis and financial modeling earned over his 20-year career as a P&C actuary and insurance professional.

Prior to joining Valen, Bret served as SVP, Reinsurance for Willis Re in Minneapolis, MN. Bret led Willis Re’s predictive modeling practice and performed quantitative analysis and actuarial modeling in support of property and casualty reinsurance placements. Prior to this, Bret served in a variety of P&C insurance management roles, including actuarial and underwriting director positions at Travelers, and as an actuarial consultant with Deloitte.

Bret earned a BA in Mathematics from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul Minnesota. He is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society.