Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific ex. Japan
Munich Re Automation Solutions
Raphael P. Young is the Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific ex. Japan for Munich Re Automation Solutions based in Singapore. He is leading Munich Re’ s effort in the region with responsibilities for the Asia Pacific Professional Services team, the China New Business Platform as well as increasing the market penetration of the ALLFINANZ software suite which specialized in automated underwriting engine with rules design and analytics.
Prior to Munich Re, Raphael was with SAP for four years as the Managing Principal, Global Financial Services Transformation Office. He was responsible for Banking, Insurance, Capital Markets and Wealth Management transformation initiatives both externally with clients and internally with SAP, including designing and executing sales enablement program for SAP’ s 2,000 financial services staff globally. He has over 20 years experience in insurance, management consulting and enterprise software. He specialized in Strategy, Operations and Technology for financial institutions having worked for a number of leading consulting companies including PricewaterhouseCoopers, Accenture and Ernst & Young. Raphael has led a number of large scale transformation programs for banking, insurance and wealth management clients. He regularly contributes thought leadership insights at industry conferences and publications and is passionate in helping clients to improve with better systems and processes to generate new business as well as to serve the existing portfolio of business.
Raphael holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from the Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA Program and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in Accounting from the UK. He is an Ambassador for the International Insurance Society (IIS) – a forum for leading insurance professionals to share interests and ideas on pertinent global issues. He was a Co-President of the Kellogg Alumni Club of Singapore and currently sits on its Advisory Board.