Dixon Actuarial Services

The numbers you need. The service you want.

Welcome!  Dixon Actuarial was created with a very specific vision in mind - to provide unparalleled actuarial expertise and service to public sector organizations.

Our Firm


Karen Dixon is the founder and chief actuary of Dixon Actuarial Services Inc.  Karen brings over 20 years of experience working with the leading global consulting firms where she specialized in the valuation of employee future benefits.

Prior to founding Dixon Actuarial, Karen was a vice president in the health and benefits practice of Aon Hewitt.  She was responsible for managing and overseeing employee future benefit valuations. She was also involved at a national level with peer review and internal standards of practice for these valuations.

Karen has worked with many of the municipalities, hospitals and universities in southwestern Ontario throughout her career.

Karen holds an honours Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science from the University of Western Ontario. She is a Fellow in good standing of both the Society of Actuaries and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries.

Karen is a member of the advisory group for the current PSAB Employment Benefits Project and former chair of the Canadian Institute of Actuaries committee on Post-Employment Benefit Plans. She is also a member of the Society of Actuaries fellowship examination committee for health and group benefits.  She lives in London Ontario with her husband and two children.

Our Promise to You

Focused Expertise

We focus exclusively on the valuation of employee future benefits.  We believe our focused expertise enables us to provide professional, accurate, high-quality service to our clients.


Projects Delivered to Plan

We leverage the latest enterprise-grade technology to help us work more efficiently.  Our valuation projects are managed using web-based SharePoint to provide secure centralized file sharing and project management.  With a new way to work together, our clients' projects are delivered to plan.


Straightforward Approach

Our style is marked by an open, simple and straightforward approach.  While the work we do is not simple, we are committed to guiding the process and explaining results in a simple manner.


Value Pricing

As a smaller firm, we have lower overhead and are able to pass these savings along to our clients in the form of lower fees.  We also price our projects on a fixed fee basis, so there are no unknowns.


Exceed Your Expectations

Our aim is to go beyond your satisfaction - we want you to be delighted!