Anthony SilvermanAssociate Director - Credit Rating Criteria, Research & Analytics at A.M.BEST EUROPE - RATINGS SERVICES
Tony Silverman joined A.M.Best in November 2013 and is an Associate Director in the London office. He has been focussing on the credit rating of major UK and European based insurers, emerging market insurers and on analysis and commentary relating to sector-wide issues.
Tony was the Senior Analyst covering European insurers and Sector Head for Financials (Europe) at Standard and Poors Equity Research. He has over 20 years analyst and leadership experience in insurance company analysis, credit rating, equity research, equity sales and in the insurance industry. He was with PricewaterhouseCoopers for five years where he headed up their global insurance research activity and consulted with PwC clients on company valuations and strategy. Earlier in his career Tony Silverman was working at Deutsche Bank and NatWest Securities as an equity analyst and Director covering the insurance sector, where his team was variously ranked 1 or 2 in investor surveys. In addition he was ranked in the ‘top 20’ of all analysts across all sectors in the industry standard survey of UK fund managers. Tony was head of Pan European insurance equity research at Credit Lyonnais Securities. Prior to joining A.M. Best Tony was Chief Analyst at Inpro, an intellectual property company.
Tony Silverman holds an MA from Cambridge University in Mathematics and is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries.