Shaun Levitan is a Co-founder and executive director of Colourfield Liability Solutions (South Africa’s largest liability-driven investment manager). He is a Fellow of the Faculty of Actuaries, a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of South Africa and a CFA Charter holder. Shaun pioneered asset liability modelling techniques in South Africa in the early 2000s and has always had a passion for using quantitative techniques to mitigate institutional liability obligations which forms a key part of his day to day responsibilities at Colourfield. Shaun has been working with Nobel Prize Laureate Robert C. Merton on a goals-based investment framework for defined-contribution funds since 2015 and has successfully implemented the approach on large schemes.