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



David Piesse, Chief Risk Officer, Guardtime, Hong Kong





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


Asia-Pacific Region

Raphael Young, Advisor, KPMG Siddartha Advisors, Jakarta, Indonesia



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



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


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



Gary Comerford, Consultant, RGA Reinsurance Company


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


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



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


Professor Jean-Paul A. Louisot, PhD, Doctor in Management Sciences - Sorbonne , Fomerly Université Paris 1

Panthéon Sorbonne, Institut Catholique de Lille



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


Hong Kong

Peter Cashin, Partner, Kennedys



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



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



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



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



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



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



Steve Tunstall, Secretary-General, PARIMA, Singapore



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


SAARC Region

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



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


Tan Suee Chieh, Immediate Past Group Chief Executive, NTUC Enterprise Cooperative 


Sri Lanka

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



Ray Chen, Chairman, Chinese Insurance Service Association (CISA)


Paul Hsu, Chairman, The Life Insurance Association of the Republic of China



Itt Apiraktivong, Independent Consulting Actuary, Email: itt@tas19.com


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 Director


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


Lauren Tennant Pollock, Vice President, Emerging Markets, XL Catlin


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