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Quality Assurance Sub-Committee

The Quality Assurance Sub-Committee is responsible for the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries’ Quality Assurance Scheme accreditations

The QAS Sub-Committee acts on behalf of the Regulation Board to determine applications for QAS accreditation and to monitor those accreditations once awarded.  The full responsibilities of the QAS Sub-Committee are set out in the Terms of Reference

QAS Sub Committee members include lay people and a balanced representation of volunteers’ member from different industries and countries where the QAS operates.  Please see more information in the QAS Sub Committee Members Biographies.  

The purpose of the QAS Sub-Committee is to:

  • Review and approve QAS applications
  • Review and note Annual Return applications
  • Review and approve Senior Quality Assurance Representative (SQAR) nominations

The QAS Sub-Committee meets quarterly and has a lay Chair.

Sub-Committee members include lay people and a balanced representation of member volunteers from different practice areas. 


  • Tanya Castell, Lay Chair
  • Iain McGrory, Lay Member
  • John O’Donnell, Lay Member
  • Douglas Green
  • Matt Saker
  • Wendy Walford
  • Chan Tze Leong
  • Kelvin Kwok
  • Ruth Thomas 
  • Lim Chong Sheng


  • Ben Kemp, Director, General Counsel
  • Emma Gilpin, Senior Regulatory Lawyer, Regulatory Policy

The QAS Sub Committee meets quarterly with a follow-up conference call to finalise any decisions.  The scheduled quarterly meetings for 2018 are:

  • 7 March 2018
  • 27 June 2018
  • 18 September 2018
  • 4 December 2018

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Contact Details

Quality Assurance, Institute of Faculty and Actuaries