CANUK Annual Event 2019

CANUK Annual Event 2019

The Chinese Actuarial Network UK (CANUK) is delighted to invite you to celebrate our anniversary at Staple Inn after another successful year on Friday, 18 January 2019.

Admission is free and pre-registration is required. Please register below to avoid disappointments!

Special thanks to the Institute and Faculty of Actuary for providing the venue for this event. Food and drinks are sponsored by LMA Recuirtment.

In order for us to stay in touch with you, please remember to register your CANUK Membership below:



18:00 – 18:30 Registration
18:30 – 18:50 Opening speech Steven YuCANUK President
18:50 – 19:20 Trade War and Brexit and Implications to Global Economy Henry Hughes, Vice President, Goldman Sachs Asset Management
19:20 – 19:50 Insutech Sie LiangSenior Underwriter, SCOR
19:50 – 20:00 IFoA Closing Speech  
20:00 onward   Refreshments and networking



CANUK Committee



Staple Inn Hall

High Holborn


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About the speakers

Henry Hughes, CFA
Vice President, Insurance Portfolio Manager, GSAM Insurance Asset Management

Henry is a Portfolio Manager in the Insurance Fixed Income team where he covers insurance companies across multiple regions, strategies and currencies. Henry joined Goldman Sachs Asset Management in 2010 before which he spent three years in the Insurance Asset Management team at Schroders covering mainly fixed income and equity products. Prior to this, Henry spent five years in the British Army. He graduated from the University of Exeter with a BA (Hons) in History and is a CFA Charterholder.

Sie Liang

Long Tail Lines Senior Underwriter SCOR

Sie Liang is Senior Underwriter of UK Market, looking after long tail lines business as well as other initiatives including cyber, insuretech and capital solutions.

Sie Liang has over 18 years of diverse experience which includes business planning, financial reporting, capital management, product development and pricing, actuarial valuations and process reviews and merger and acquisition/management buy out due diligence.

His projects have spanned many countries including UK and within the Asia Pacific region including Hong Kong, India, South Korea, Malaysia and Singapore.

Prior to joining SCOR UK through internal transfer, Sie Liang held various positions as the Appointed Actuary at a Lloyd’s Syndicate in London i.e. Sagicor at Lloyd’s as well as a Chief Actuary position for SCOR, the Global Reinsurer for its Singapore operations. His responsibilities included all actuarial statutory reporting covering the Non Life business, capital management, reinsurance optimization as well as Solvency II related applications for the Syndicate.