Regional Lead, Underwriting Innovation (predictive analytics)

Job Title: Regional Lead, Underwriting Innovation (predictive analytics)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong
Salary: Up to HK$1100000 per annum + bonus
REF: JS78_1530611493
Contact Name: Jason Strachan
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

One of the leading life insurers focused on innovating across the business are targeting underwriting automation in Asia with the vision to develop advanced capabilities in the use of data, predictive modelling and artificial intelligence to manage underwriting risk and deliver the best new business service for customers, partners and distributors.

You will be focused on

-Developing a strategy on how to effectively use data in the new business and underwriting process.

-Working with their Digital Innovation team and business units to identify how machine learning, NLP, chatbots and AI/cognitive can be used in the short and longer term

The ideal candidate will ideally be someone who is an actuary by trade (or analytical background) who has developed a strong understanding of predictive analytics/underwriting as this person will act as the bridge between pricing actuaries and the underwriters. Familiarity with SQL or other analytical tools will be preferred.

This will be at the Senior Manager grading so ideally someone 7+ years of experience.

To find out more please send your updated CV in Word format to or contact me on +852 5804 4186 for a confidential discussion.