Jared M. Gross, FSA, MAAA
Senior Vice President, Enterprise Initiatives and Analytics
Jared M. Gross joined BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York in 2009 and is the company’s senior vice president, enterprise initiatives and analytics.
Gross oversees product and service development, provider and employer analytics, and the actuarial and business finance functions including developing, analyzing, and implementing the premium rate structure, corporate overpayment recoveries, risk revenue, the forecasting and analysis of medical trend initiatives, and the corporate analytic strategy, advancement, and delivery.
Along with related day-to-day operational functions, he oversees cost management, which results in high quality, competitively priced products and services.
He brings an outstanding level of financial and operational experience gained in the insurance industry, particularly with CIGNA, where he served in various roles of increasing responsibility over 13 years, including his most recent role as chief underwriting officer for the company’s dental and vision care divisions.
Gross graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from Brown University. He serves on the Board of Directors for YMCA Buffalo Niagara, is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries, and a member of the American Academy of Actuaries.