Edward Friend

Edward Friend

President and CEO of EFI Actuaries (www.efi-actuaries.com). Mr. Friend is one of the nation’s most prominent public retirement actuaries with more than 35 years’ experience. He serves as a consulting actuary to some of the nation’s leading public retirement systems.

As a sequence to his work on the fixed cost "defined benefit" retiree medical trust conceptualization, Ed has developed the principles of fixed cost/defined benefit for application in the pension area as well. His firm has begun to introduce this creative alternative to individual account minded pension advocates. Learn more