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Insuretech Connect Asia 2024

Lee Sarkin

Lee Sarkin

Chief Analytics Officer, Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa (Life & Health), Munich Re
Lee has over 16 years’ experience in actuarial, AI / data analytics, research and consulting roles across primary insurers, reinsurers and independent consulting. As regional Chief Analytics Offer, Lee leads the APAC, Middle East and Africa AI (advanced analytics) team, located in Singapore covering the Munich Re’s Life & Health business. His and the team combine data, AI, tech and deep risk expertise into digital solutions to transform the customer experience and operational efficiency of insurers. Lee’s specialist skills include AI and predictive analytics, actuarial pricing, epidemiological and demographic modelling, analysis of medical scheme cohort data and healthcare intervention cost-effectiveness. His Master’s degree, presented at the 2014 International Congress of Actuaries in Washington D.C., provided many South African insurers with the first credible South African research for underwriting HIV and applied advanced analytics methods to medical scheme and managed care data. Lee is now completing a PhD in AI and advanced analytics, is a member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries and the Actuarial Society of South African where he chairs its Demography & Epidemiology committee.