IIS Ambassadors

 

IIS Ambassadors, representing all parts of the world, across industry sectors, serve as regional representatives dedicated to the advancement of the IIS. IIS Ambassadors are actively engaged in promoting membership as well as the IIS many activities, including the Global Insurance Forum, Regional Forums, Research Program and IIS web based services.



IIS Ambassador Roster

 

Chairman:
David Piesse, Chief Risk Officer, Guardtime, Hong Kong

Members:


Africa
Lovemore Gomera, Chief Executive Officer  & Country Head,  MMI International,  Zambia

Asia-Pacific Region
Raphael Young, Principal, Financial Services Advisory, KPMG Services Pte. Ltd, Singapore

Australia
James R.  Minto, Director, Dai-ichi Life Asia Pacific Regional Board

Bahrain
Yassir Albaharna, Chief Executive Officer,  Arab Insurance Group – ARIG

Fetooh Al Zayani, Independent Advisor & Consultant - Insurance & Reinsurance

Brazil
Osvaldo Do Nascimento, Executive Director, Banco Itau S/A

Canada
Gary Comerford, Consultant, RGA Reinsurance Company

Dónal Corcoran, Executive Vice President, Consumer Insurance, AIG Canada

Meredith Evans, Marketing Manager, Global Financial Services, KPMG International

Europe
Bogdan J. Dumitrescu, Chief Executive Officer & Founding Principal, BJD Reinsurance Consulting, LLC



France
Professor Jean-Paul A. Louisot, PhD, Doctor in Management Sciences - Sorbonne , Fomerly Université Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne, Institut Catholique de Lille

Germany
Werner Bugl, Senior Advisor, Russian Reinsurance Company; Member Executive Committee, Ultimate Risk Solutions and Advisory Board Member; Member High-Level Advisory Board of OECD on the Financial Management of Catastrophes

Jörg Freiherr Frank von Fürstenwerth, Chairman of the Executive Board and Executive Member of the Presidential Board, German Insurance Association (GDV)

Hong Kong
Peter Cashin, Partner, Kennedys

India
Professor George E. Thomas, PhD, Insurance Institute of India

Indonesia
Frans Y. Sahusilawane, Chief Executive Officer,  Indonesia Re - P.T. Reasuransi Indonesia Utama (Persero)

Korea
Soo-Chang Lee, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Korea Life Insurance Association

Nam-Sik Chang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, General Insurance Association of Korea

Malaysia
Toi See Jong, President, Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM)

Mexico
Recaredo  Arias J., General Director, Asociacion Mexicana de Instituciones de Seguros

Nigeria
Fatai Kayode Lawal, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Sterling Assurance Nigeria, Ltd.

Pan-Asia
Steve Tunstall, Secretary-General, PARIMA, Singapore

Qatar
Khalid M. Mughesib, Insurance Adviser, CEO Office, Qatar Financial Centre

SAARC Region
Poyyale Venugopal, Secretary-General and Director, Insurance Institute of India

Singapore
Sivam Subramaniam, Editor-in-Chief,  Asia Insurance Review

Sri Lanka
Dr Jagath Alwis, Director (Technical)/Chief Technical Officer, Ceylinco General Insurance Limited

Taiwan
Ray Chen, Chairman, Chinese Insurance Service Association (CISA)
 
Paul Hsu, Chairman, The Life Insurance Association of the Republic of China

Thailand
Itt Apiraktivong, Head of Bancassurance, Siam Commercial Bank

Chai Sophonpanich, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bangkok Insurance Public Company PLC

United Arab Emirates
Chakib Abouzaid, Group Chief Marketing Officer – Reinsurance, GroupMed Insurance Brokers Limited

United Kingdom
Michael Adams, Professor, Strategic Risk Management & Director, Centre for Strategic Risk, University of Bath

Greg Carter, Managing Director, Analytics – EMEA, A.M. Best

United States
Kevin Keegan, Independent Advisor

Anya Kutsina, Executive Director, Global Business Development, Ultimate Risk Solutions

Stephen Packard, Director, Insurance Strategy & Operations, Deloitte Consulting