Mogens Steffensen is Professor of life insurance mathematics at the University of Copenhagen since 2008. He has contributed to the development of market-based valuation methods in insurance. His research also covers various decision making problems within insurance and finance, and he is recently mainly interested in integrating insurance and pension decisions into classical consumption-investment problems. He participates actively in industrial discussions about accounting, solvency, and risk management and he has taken part in several research projects together with partners in the Danish pension industry. He is member of the Accounting Committee under the Danish Actuarial Association.