Beyond Curriculum

Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee for the IFAA Program was established in August 2003. The Committee, which comprises prominent leaders in the insurance industry, helps ensure that the program provides students with a good all-round education and training and equips them to meet the day-to-day challenges of the insurance industry. The membership of the Advisory Committee as of July 2018 is as follows. 


Mr. Sai-Cheong FOONG

Group Chief Actuary
AIA Group Limited



Chief Executive and Local Controller
Hong Kong Branch
Lloyds Banking Group
Scottish Widows Limited


Chief Investment Officer
Pacific Century Group

Mrs. Estella S F CHIU

Non-Executive Director
HKMC Insurance
Singapore Life

Dr. J Peter DURAN

Group Senior Actuary
AIA Group Limited

Ms. Cathy HWANG

Principal & Consulting Actuary
Milliman Limited

Mr. Lawrence LAI

Appointed Actuary
HKMC Annuity Limited

Mr. Kelton LAM

Director, Business Development Actuary
RGA Reinsurance Company
Hong Kong Branch

Mr. Stuart LECKIE, OBE, JP

Stirling Finance Ltd.

Ms. Christie LEE

Director, Analytics
A.M. Best Asia-Pacific Limited

Mr. Kevin LEE

Chief Health Product Officer
Health and Employee Benefits
AXA China Region Insurance Co. Ltd
AXA General Insurance HK Ltd

Mr. Tak LEE

General Manager, Structured Solutions,
Life & Health Greater China,
Munich Re, Hong Kong.

Ms. Yee Nin LEE

Dr. Sim Kheng NG

Chief Financial Officer
Prudential Assurance Malaysia Berhad

Mr. Jeremy PORTER

Chief Risk Officer
AXA Hong Kong

Mr. Ellick TSUI

Chief Financial Officer
FTLife Insurance Company Limited

Mr. Whitman WU

Chief Risk Officer and Chief Actuary
Sun Life Hong Kong

Ms. Gabriella YEE

Executive Director (Policy)
Mandatory Provident Fund Schemes Authority

Mr. Jonathan ZHAO

Managing Partner, Asia-Pacific Financial Services Strategy and Transaction Services
Ernst & Young

Ex Officio Member:

Prof. Kalok CHAN

Department of Finance
The Chinese University of Hong Kong


Prof. Albert WONG

Associate Professor
Department of Finance
The Chinese University of Hong Kong