Bobby A. Heerasing
Group Chief Executive
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’s Degree 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 has a Master of Business Administration from Columbia University, New York, US and a Master in Economics from Shanghai University of Finance & Economics, People's Republic of China. He is a CFA Charterholder.
Group Chief Underwriting Officer
Hans-Joachim joined ACR in 2015 with strong underwriting leadership track record in international reinsurance companies as well as risk management knowledge and experience in different markets, from Europe to Asia Pacific. He was previously the Chief Underwriting Officer and Head of Reinsurance for Europe & Asia Pacific of Endurance Specialty Insurance Limited. Before that, Hans-Joachim held executive positions at various other European reinsurance groups. He is also the founder of a boutique advisory business in Zurich. Hans-Joachim has a German Diploma (MBA equivalent) in Economics and Business Administration from the University of Cologne, Germany.
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.
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.
Group 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 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 Retrocession 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.