Kin-chung Chan, FSA
Actuarial Insourcing Services Limited
Kin-chung Chan, FSA, previously spent seven years in the Middle East working as an oil exploration engineer. It was when he immigrated to Canada that he changed his career to become an actuary. He has been a fellow of the Society of Actuaries (SOA) and the Canadian Institute of Actuaries (CIA) since 1995. Chan then moved back to Asia and has been working in the insurance industry for over 20 years in areas such as financial and actuarial management, corporate marketing and sales management, merger and acquisition and product development. Chan has extensive professional involvement with various actuarial organizations. He is a past president of the Actuarial Society of Hong Kong and previously served as chairman of the SOA China Committee and the China Subcommittee of International Actuarial Association. He has a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from the University of Hong Kong.
Shu-yen Liu, FSA, CERA, MAAA
Shu-Yen Liu, FSA, CERA, MAAA, has more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry in the United States, Europe and Asia. She has extensive experience and knowledge in the financial reporting, including embedded value, U.S. GAAP, IFRS, solvency II, C-ROSS, RBC and local statutory bases. In addition, she has worked on product pricing, hedging strategies and reinsurance arrangements for variable annuities with living benefit options, enterprise risk management and economic capital, ALM implementation, M&A activities, internal and external audit work coordination and resolutions, special strategic projects such as new market entry and training for local actuarial and finance teams. Liu has worked with multinational insurance companies, investment banks and fund managers on cross border projects throughout her consulting career. Her knowledge has provided many clients in working with multiple functional teams to identify areas for improvements and finding alternatives and solutions.
She is a fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA), a member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA), Chartered Enterprise Risk Analyst (CERA), Hong Kong Actuarial Society and Thailand Society of Actuaries.