Rohit MathurHead of International Reinsurance Business at Prudential Retirement
Rohit Mathur leads Prudential Retirement’s international reinsurance business, where he is responsible for the longevity risk transfer (LRT) and funded reinsurance businesses in the UK and Europe. Prudential's reinsurance activities have led the firm to being named “Reinsurer of the Year” for four consecutive years. The team has closed over $75 billion in longevity reinsurance transactions since 2011, covering members of nearly 200 pension funds in the United Kingdom including British Airways, HSBC, Marks and Spencer, and Rolls-Royce.
Prior to this role, Rohit was head of Global Product and Market Solutions, where he was charged with assessing the corporate ﬁnance implications of pension risk management to cultivate a consistent recognition of pension de-risking solutions. Partnering with Prudential's distribution team in the service of its clients, Rohit focused on promoting an understanding of pension risk issues among credit and equity analysts, treasurers, chief ﬁnancial oﬃcers and investment bankers. Rohit has been involved in structuring and executing several large and innovative transactions in the United States, including the agreements with Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Philips and J.C. Penney to transfer pension liabilities.
Before joining Prudential, Rohit was an executive director and led the Capital Structure and Strategy advisory team for UBS Investment Bank. There, he advised clients in multiple industries, focusing speciﬁcally on corporate ﬁnance, risk advisory and pension issues. Prior to that, Rohit was with Moody's Investors Service, where he published research on accounting and pension issues and worked with credit analysts to incorporate those risks more systematically into company ratings. He also co-authored Moody's methodologies on assessing risk of multi-employer pensions and other post-retirement healthcare obligations.