Executive Team

Pete Forester

Chief Actuary and Executive Director – Product and Reinsurance

Pete Forester, Chief Actuary


Pete Forester serves as Chief Actuary at People’s Trust Insurance and heads up the Product Development and Reinsurance teams, as well as serving on the Executive Committee.


After twenty years of actuarial experience, Pete joined People’s Trust Insurance in the fall of 2019. He oversees the company’s risk management, pricing, and reinsurance decisions and manages the planning of reserves, data analytics, pricing, and pricing research. In addition to his significant insights driving the company’s reinsurance purchase, he also leads product development strategic planning. 


Pete’s razor-sharp analytical skills provide the foundation for the company’s ongoing financial strength.


Pete is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society (FCAS) and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA). His other designations include Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), and Associate in Reinsurance (ARe); and he is a licensed 2-20 insurance agent. Pete holds an M.S. in Biostatistics from the University of Vermont and a bachelor’s degree in Math from Northwestern University.