Risk-based capital regimes in Asia need work – Sigurd Volk profile

Asia’s risk assessor


Sigurd Volk’s promotion to regional chief risk officer for German insurer Allianz’s Asia-Pacific business last year meant he took charge at a time of volatile markets, and led him immediately to take a close look at the risks posed by the German insurer’s portfolio.

He immediately saw counterparty risk and an environment of continued low interest rates as the key issues to an insurer that has rapidly grown its life business in the region in recent years. But while both are challenging, he is

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact info@risk.net or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact info@risk.net to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to Risk.net? View our subscription options

If you already have an account, please sign in here.


Want to know what’s included in our free registration? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here