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Adam Litke

Lecturer; Chief Operating Officer, Pillar Life Insurance

Adam Litke is the Chief Operating Officer of Pillar Life Insurance. He served most recently as the President of Bridger Insurance Technology. Prior to this he was the Head of Enterprise Risk Services for Bloomberg. He has over three decades of risk management and technology experience including serving as Market, Counterparty, Country and Model Risk, and risk Modelling for Wachovia and Wells Fargo. Before that Adam worked for Barclays Bank, PLC as the head of Market Risk in the Americas and head of Market Risk for Global Financing. Adam also served as the Global Head of Market Risk for Swiss Re Financial Products, and spent several years in various management roles with BNP Paribas.

Adam is a trustee of the Georgia State University Risk Management Foundation and is a former advisory board member for the GSU masters program in mathematical risk management. He is also a past chairman of the Market Risk Program Committee for the New York Chapter of PRMIA and a past member of the Employer’s Advisory Council of the Society of Actuaries.

He holds an M.A, in Mathematics from Columbia University and an A.B. in Mathematics from Harvard University


  • M.A., Columbia University
  • A.B., Harvard University