Bobby A. Heerasing
Bobby joined ACR in 2017 backed by more than 20 years’ industry experience. The bulk of his experience was spent at Catlin and subsequently XL Catlin where prior to leaving, his last role was as Regional Underwriting and Distribution Director. Before the Catlin and XL merger, Bobby was the Chief Underwriting Officer of Catlin Asia Pacific, responsible for its insurance and reinsurance divisions. Bobby has a Master in Business Finance from Brunel University London, UK. He is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK.
Chief Investment Officer
Don joined the ACR group in 2008 as Head of Investment and Structured Finance. Prior to that, he was with XL Capital Group in New York where he was responsible for originating, structuring and executing asset-backed transactions and investments globally, with specific focus on Asia, US and Latin America. Don was previously with Swiss Re Group in Zurich, London and Hong Kong, where he underwrote Asian and European credit transactions. Don holds a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University, New York, US, and a Master in Economics from Shanghai University of Finance & Economics, China. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Head of Actuarial
Hetul joined ACR in 2018 with over 10 years of regional and international actuarial experience, first with Catlin, and subsequently, XL Catlin. In his last held role as XL Catlin’s Chief Business Actuary, Asia Pacific, Hetul sat in a number of Asia Pacific and global leadership committees such as Singapore Board of Directors, Asia Pacific Business Leaders and Global Asset Risk Committee. Hetul has a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Mathematics, Statistics and Operational Research from University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, UK. He is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK.
Head of Claims
John joined ACR in 2016 with over 30 years' experience in General Insurance in various senior claims management roles. John spent the majority part of his career in the UK and was the Chief Claims Manager for NFU Mutual. From 2011, following the Canterbury earthquakes, he was appointed project Country Manager based in New Zealand by a global insurer to manage ACS, an insurer in run-off with significant liabilities. John is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute UK.
Chief Underwriting Officer, Facultative & Specialty
Ronnie joined ACR in 2018, bringing with him 28 years of general insurance experience across general and market management, underwriting, reinsurance, and oversight on claims, risk engineering, and product & pricing. He has previously held roles including Managing Director, Commercial Lines & Health at AXA Singapore, Regional Director of Commercial Lines at AXA Asia, Chief Underwriting Officer, Global Corporate, Asia Pacific at Zurich Insurance, Regional Head of Corporate & Commercial Business, Asia, at Zurich Insurance, and Deputy Regional Property Manager GCSEA at AIG. Throughout his career, his regions of responsibilities included North Asia, Southeast Asia, Australia, and other territories in the Asia Pacific. Ronnie has a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Business Management & Economics) degree from the University of Hong Kong. He is also a Chartered Insurer.
Chief Financial Officer
Sergei joined the ACR group in 2015, bringing with him 17 years of insurance experience, particularly in financial stewardship. He was previously with ACE Group in Hong Kong, Metlife Inc., and various AIG operating life companies. Sergei has a Master of Arts (International Studies) from John Hopkins University, US, and a Master in Business Administration from INSEAD, Singapore. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Chief Underwriting Officer, Treaty
Soeren joined ACR in 2018 with over 20 years of underwriting and senior management experience at Allianz and XL Catlin, as well as Catlin before its acquisition by the XL Group. The senior management roles he has held include General Manager, Non-life Treaty Division at Allianz Re SE, Reinsurance Branch Asia Pacific and Catlin Chief Underwriter Officer, Reinsurance, Asia Pacific. He also sat on committees with global responsibilities in underwriting, international security and general reinsurance management. Soeren is a business administration graduate from the University of Applied Sciences Cologne, Germany. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute, UK.
Chief Corporate Officer
Wei-Lyn joined ACR in 2015 as Head of Human Resources with more than 15 years of regional management experience across public and private sectors, including Singapore’s Economic Development Board and Akzobobel Paints (Asia Pacific) Pte Ltd. Her last held role was as Changi Airport Group’s Human Resources Vice President of Business Partnership. Wei-Lyn has a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Psychology from the National University of Singapore. She is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt in Human Resources.
Chan Whye Loon
Chief Risk Officer
Whye Loon joined ACR in 2010 with almost 30 years of insurance experience across the industry’s value chain, including actuarial, underwriting, risk management and business development. Just prior to joining ACR, Whye Loon was Chief Risk Officer at Al Fajer Retakaful Insurance Company, K.S.C.C., Kuwait. His industry experience, which spanned Asia Pacific, the Middle East and the US, also includes tenures at OAC Insurance, Allianz Re and Watson Wyatt. Whye Loon has a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science from the University of Central Oklahoma, US.