Taylor Fry

Michael is an actuary with experience across government analytics, accident compensation and general insurance.

He works extensively with microdata from the Stats NZ Integrated Data Infrastructure citizen database. This has involved collaborating with various government agencies, from initial data preparation and analysis to communicating insights. He is also a key part of the team that models long-term social outcomes for the NZ Ministry of Social Development, which makes use of the full breadth of IDI data.

Michael has been working on the external liability valuation for the Accident Compensation Corporation in NZ since 2010 and on various analytical projects for the corporation during that time.

Michael ’s Qualifications
  • Fellow of the New Zealand Society of Actuaries
  • Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia
  • Bachelor of Science (Statistics and Mathematics), Victoria University of Wellington
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Finance and Economics), Victoria University of Wellington

Michael Clarke’s
Areas of Expertise

Michael Clarke’s Areas of Expertise


Measure, model and identify opportunities for better policy and programs

Injury Schemes

Considered advice and analytics for sustainable schemes

Advanced Analytics

Own and master industry-leading analytics solutions through a creative partnership

General Insurance

Deep industry experience backed by a strong commercial focus

Recent Articles

Recent Articles

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Ross Simmonds

Ross Simmonds

New Zealand general insurance update 2021 – weather, regulation and affordability high on insurers’ minds

A roundup of events and thinking that shaped the industry over the past year, plus a look at the many changes ahead for insurers

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Hugh Miller

Hugh Miller

Hugh Miller named 2021 Actuary of the Year

Congratulations to Taylor Fry Principal Hugh Miller, who has been awarded 2021 Actuary of the Year by the Actuaries Institute

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