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Rena Kuliyeva

FSA, [IFRI Certified]
Consulting Actuary


Rena Kuliyeva is a Consulting Actuary at Valani Global specializing in Moody’s/GGY’s actuarial software, including process transformations, enhancements, and model conversions.

Before joining Valani Global, Rena held various roles in both industry and consulting. As a lead modeler she worked on AXIS modernization initiatives and implemented features such as principles-based reserving and reinsurance modeling for universal life, term, and variable annuity products. Her broader experience includes valuation, financial reporting, experience studies, and taxation.

Rena holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from The University of Texas at Austin. She is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries.