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Scott Bales 在技術創新浪潮推動下文化與行為改變之間的關係領域有深入獨到的研究見解。他曾任世界第一家日常數字銀行 Moven 的首席移動官，他的學術魅力使很多人心悅誠服，激發出他們技術創新的巨大熱情。
Scott 長期與眾多保險公司和再保險公司合作推進業務創新，對我們行業面臨的挑戰（特別是分銷業務）有著透徹的了解。他意識到保險公司對中介和銀行保險的依賴表明保險公司與保險客戶僅有次要關聯。他還看到 Google 與 WeChat 近期收購執業經紀人的行為表明其進一步擾亂保險分銷業務空間的企圖。然而，挑戰與機遇同在！ Scott利用移動技術改造傳統業務的主導思維模式，幫助公司重新設計其產品以便更好地滿足2023年的消費者。
Terry Cummings will join us
to discuss the impact of lifestyle trends on insurance risk and the opportunity
to engage customers and create shared value through insurer wellness
programmes. Terry will also discuss how insurers and distributors can leverage
technology and data to provide superior value to customers.
Scott is a passionate banking innovator with a love of helping people gain better access to their money and the tools to manage it. Along with Movenbank founder Brett King, Scott is challenging the entrenched paradigms of banking with disruptive new mobile services aimed at consumers and emerging markets. He ties the modern trends of social media and mobile services with the age-old business of banking with ease. Scott is a charismatic and knowledgeable speaker, unafraid to challenge the existing financial services industry and banking start-ups alike, and holds the rare gift of possessing technological insight and an understanding of the consumer mindset. He has presented keynote addresses throughout the world and was listed in the OboPay Influencers Report as the number one influencer on Twitter for Mobile Commerce, Mobile Banking, Mobile Payments & Mobile Money.
Chief Executive Officer, Group Agency Distribution
Joe Cheng leads AIA Group’s agency distribution system. He formulates the overall strategy that delivers on short- and long-term business objectives. During his 28 years with AIA, Joe has held a number of important roles including General Manager for Macau, General Manager for Shenzhen, and Chief Agency Officer for AIA Hong Kong. Over the past five years, Joe has very successfully led the Premier Agency transformation for AIA Hong Kong and Macau with the launch of AIA Premier Academy, Gen Y Club, and the Revitalisation Programme. These programs have elevated recruitment quality, sales activity, and productivity — and significantly increased the number of MDRT qualifiers. Joe holds a B.A. in Industrial Relations and Economics from The University of Kent at Canterbury, UK. His commitment to others’ success includes acting as a business volunteer in Junior Achievement Hong Kong.
9:00 am - 9:45 am: Wellness Trends, Customer Engagement, and Shared Value
Head of AIA Vitality
Terry Cummings has over 20 years of international life insurance experience covering Asia, the Middle East, Europe, and North America. He has held senior management positions including Chief Operations Officer, Chief Marketing Officer, and Chief Actuary with major multinational life insurers and consulting firms. Terry’s areas of practice include product development, distribution, marketing, operational efficiency, financial reporting, mergers, acquisitions, and distribution agreements.
Regional Director, Agency & Broker Distribution, Asia
James DeLong has a broad range of leadership experiences in all aspects of insurance distribution, marketing, product development, and financial P&L management. This includes direct experience restructuring agency distribution and other channels, corporate business consulting, and training and development. He has held a variety of senior positions in life, retirement, and general insurance operating companies within Asia and the U.S., including Chief Commercial Officer for AIG New Zealand; Regional Director of Group & Employee Benefits, Individual Medical & Credit Life, for AIG; and Vice President, Financial Securities & Insurance Distribution, for Allstate Insurance Company. Based in Asia since 2002, James has led and developed distribution channels in numerous countries throughout the region.
Jonathan Goacher leads the corporate insurance practice in Asia for DWF LLP, an award-wining legal business with 27 offices across four continents and 2,800+ staff. He has over fifteen years of experience at leading international law firms, advising life and non-life insurers & reinsurers, insurance brokerages & agents, loss adjusters and other insurance organizations on how to start and conduct business in Asia. His practice deals with matters such as business establishment, joint ventures, public and private mergers & acquisitions, complex corporate reorganizations, capital and solvency requirements, portfolio transfers, reinsurance, currency controls, sanctions and regulation of cross-border insurance business. Jonathan began his legal career in the United Kingdom and he is also a licensed attorney in New York.
John Huynh heads the Delivery and Services team for EAB Systems, a leading enterprise software company in the Asia Pacific. He and his team help companies accelerate product introductions to markets, enhance distribution capabilities, and automate administration processes. For the past decade, John has focused on business process improvements and system solution implementations for the life insurance industry. He leads business analyses and feasibility studies for large enterprise resource planning (ERP) projects that integrate applications, improve business management, and automate back office functions. He has held senior business analyst, project management, and consulting roles for CLDS, Ageas, AXA, IBM, PwC, Zurich Financial, and Suncorp.
Regional Director, Digital Strategy and Solutions, Asia
Valer Merenyi is a seasoned digital business builder and financial services executive with 20 years of experience in strategic projects and programs in retail banking, corporate banking, and insurance. He has held a number of senior positions in financial services and consulting companies across Asia and Europe, often with a significant responsibility for IT and/or change initiatives. Over the past few years Valer has led the front office transformation program of a UK bank's international wealth business, built a robo-adviser proposition for a German direct bank, and initiated and ran the Intelligent Assistant program of a Dutch retail bank. Back in Asia since May 2016, Valer is leading Ageas' digital efforts across various channels and 7 countries.
Fabian Ng recently joined DBS Group to lead all General Insurance distribution channels for Singapore, Hong Kong, Indonesia, China, India, and Taiwan. He is focused on bringing in new technologies and lead allocation models to improve productivity. Fabian’s long career in insurance and financial services began with AIA Singapore and has included senior leadership roles with AIG, its subsidiaries AIA and ALICO, Ernst & Young, Great Eastern Life, ReMark Asia Pacific, and UOB Bank. At these companies, he has led successful distribution channel startups and greatly expanded sales through existing channels, including agency, bancassurance, direct, and worksite.
Michael Shin is Chief Executive Officer of RGA Reinsurance Company Korea Branch (RGA Korea), with executive oversight of all business activities in Korea. He also serves as Chief Marketing Officer, Asia, with responsibility for RGA’s Asia Pacific region. His insurance industry experience spans nearly three decades. Prior to joining RGA, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Distribution Officer of New York Life Korea (now ACE Life), where his responsibilities included agency distribution, marketing, product design, and oversight of Corporate Communications. He was also with Samsung Life Insurance South Korea, where he was Corporate Vice President, Channel Strategy and Planning, and Senior Vice President and Chief of Advisors and the Financial Planning Center. Earlier, Michael spent more than 15 years with Prudential Financial Insurance, where he was Managing Director for the Asian market in the United States.
FinTech Thought Leader Spokesperson, IBM Risk and Investment Analytics
Paolo Sironi is a recognized author of portfolio management and financial innovation. In his current role he links strategic innovation in Finance and Technology, demonstrating international expertise in Wealth and Asset Management, Risk Management, Trading and Technology. A pioneer in understanding the practical implications of AI and FinTech digitalization to manage institutional risks and personal wealth, he founded a FinTech joint-venture (2008) to integrate investment management and Goal Based Investing principles. The company became a part of IBM (2012) following the acquisition of funding partner Algorithmics, a world leader of risk management architectures. Paolo has a decade-long quantitative expertise; he was previously head of market and counterparty risk modeling at Banca Intesa Sanpaolo. Author of “FinTech Innovation: from Robo-Advisors to Goal Based Investing and Gamification”, “Modern Portfolio Management: From Markowitz to Probabilistic Scenario Optimisation”, and co-author of “The FinTech Book”. Paolo’s posts can be read on LinkedIn, Twitter @thepsironi or his personal website thepsironi.com.
Jason is responsible for Hearsay Social’s business across Asia-Pacific where he serves the fast-growing and diverse needs of customers in the region. Jason was an early member of Hearsay Social’s Customer Success team, where he led the growth and scaling of the team globally. He also drove some of Hearsay Social’s largest deployments in partnership with its clients. Prior to joining Hearsay Social, Jason spent four years in Salesforce.com’s Customer Success organization working with clients spanning the mid-market to the Fortune 500. His background includes financial services at Royal Bank of Canada and entrepreneurial work as the co-founder of a successful online media startup in 2006. Jason is an Honours Bachelor of Commerce graduate from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.
Hugh is an experienced insurance professional with more than 20 years’ experience in the Asia Pacific region covering insurance companies and providing business consulting. Hugh is an actuary by profession. The Digital Insurer, www.the-digital-insurer.com, is an online forum for professionals interested in the application and impact of technology on insurance business models. The forum contains strategic articles and case studies to help people in the insurance industry plan how to use digital technology and digital thinking in their own businesses. Hugh’s personal business objective is to help insurance companies create and execute innovative business development strategies. Central to this is anticipating and leveraging digital technologies that will have a profound impact on existing business models and open up new opportunities.
Over 2+ decades of experience in Insurance domain across Asia, his expertise lies in successfully engaging with Insurers for their distribution transformation programs and digital initiatives. In recent years, he has championed various initiatives with the leading global insurers in Asia for Digital Distribution and Core Operational Process Transformations. He has an engineering degree and is a post-graduate in management (Marketing). As one of the Co-founder & Executive Directors of C2L BIZ, he is responsible for Sales & Marketing, Business Growth and Managing Customer Relationships. He is a speaker and thought leader in various industry fora and summits.
Marcus Wong has been a financial planner for AIA since 1997. He has won numerous management awards from GAMA including their prestigious Frontline Leader Award, International Management Award, Best Growth Award, and Master Agency Award. He is a life member of MDRT and a founder and Team Builder of a “Round Table Family”, with 4 districts, 300 agents, and an average of 30 Million US Dollars FYP per year.