Sushma joined Cheiron in January 2007 as a result of acquisition of Feinstein Glaser Olney & Co. (FGO) by Cheiron. Prior to joining Cheiron, she worked at FGO for more than two years, at Mercer Human Resource Consulting for 10 years and at CNA Insurance Companies for eight years. She has been an actuary and employee benefits consultant for over 25 years. She has worked with companies of all sizes.
Currently Sushma works primarily on multi-employer plans with some work on single employer and public plans. Among other things, she has performed pension and retiree medical valuations; developed customized benefit statements and spreadsheets for pension benefit calculations; prepared annual Form 5500, Schedule B and PBGC filing; prepared financial disclosures under FAS 132 and FAS 106; performed withdrawal liability calculations; and assisted clients on plan design, drafting summary plan descriptions and some other issues related to defined benefit plans.
Prior to working at Mercer, her experience at CNA Insurance Companies included pension products pricing and experience studies. In addition to actuarial work, she has experience in project management and teaching math courses at a community college.
Sushma is an Associate of the Society of Actuaries, an Enrolled Actuary and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries. She received her Masters degree in Mathematics from Delhi University, India.