Charles is the Chief Actuary of JLT Benefit Solutions. He is also Chairman of the Pensions and Employee Benefits Committee of the International Actuarial Association and sits on the Executive Committee of the IAA.

Charles is a member of the Council of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and was Chairman of their Pensions Board from 2008 to 2010 and also led the UK Actuarial Profession’s research into the use of discount rates.

In 2013-14, Charles was Master of the Worshipful Company of Actuaries where his principal focus was the encouragement of charitable and education activities. He is still running marathons and raising money for charity.