Lee Sarkin

Chief Analytics Officer {Life and Health} – APAC, Middle East, Africa, Munich Re @ Munich Re

Lee Sarkin

Chief Analytics Officer {Life and Health} – APAC, Middle East, Africa, Munich Re @ Munich Re

Lee has over 16 years’ experience in actuarial, AI / data analytics, research and consulting roles at primary insurers, reinsurers and independent consulting. As a regional Chief Analytics Offer, Lee leads the APAC, Middle East and Africa AI (advanced analytics) team, located in Singapore covering Life & Health for Munich Re. By combining data, AI, tech and deep risk expertise into digital solutions, Munich Re is transforming 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.