New York, NY, February 02, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Graham Handy, Partner, Global Insurance Customer Leader, Ernst & Young LLP will speak at the Knowledge Congress’ webcast entitled: “Insurance Companies in the New Digital World Order: Trends and Best Practices.” This event is scheduled for February 24, 2014 from 12:00pm – 2:00pm (ET).
For further details, please visit: http://www.knowledgecongress.org/event_2014_Digital_world_Order.html
About Graham Handy
After graduating from the University of Exeter as valedictorian in Mathematics, Graham began his career in insurance working for Zurich Financial Services (then named Allied Dunbar) in the UK. Graham moved to EY in London in 2000, and to EY in Asia-Pacific in 2008 to lead the build out of EY's insurance advisory teams across South East Asia and Hong Kong. From 2013 he has been based in London - with Global and EMEIA responsibility for coordinating EY's Insurance offering in respect of revenue growth, front-office transformation, and consumer protection.
Over his time with EY, Graham has worked across the globe with insurance and financial services companies, advising on financial, operational and strategic challenges. He has worked to implement enterprise-wide risk management frameworks, evaluated many potential insurance transactions, assisted clients with post-acquisition integration, built full model-office reporting and projection models, and assessed major outsourcing transactions as part of insurers' drive to operational efficiency. During the global financial crisis he worked actively with many insurers in Asia-Pacific and globally to secure their financial positions and re-evaluate their strategic direction. He led the EY Voice of the Customer survey across Asia-Pacific, learning from 9,000 insurance customers' detailed comments on their future expectations of the insurance experience.
Today he leads the EY Insurance Customer Strategic Solution - globally and for EMEIA. He is a member of the Global Actuarial and Insurance Risk leadership committee, and a member of the Global Insurance Advisory Forum. He is a fellow of Institute of Actuaries. He lives near London with his wife and three children.
About Ernst & Young
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About EY’s Global Insurance Center
Insurers must increasingly address more complex and converging regulatory issues that challenge their risk management approaches, operations and financial reporting practices. EY’s Global Insurance Center brings together a worldwide team of professionals to help you succeed — a team with deep technical experience in providing assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The Center works to anticipate market trends, identify the implications and develop points of view on relevant sector issues. Ultimately it enables us to help you meet your goals and compete more effectively. For more information about our organization, please visit ey.com/insurance.
Digital technology has gone main stream in the business world as it boosts productivity, bringing in real results. One question to consider is: with digital technologies playing a major role in the business of insurance; what sorts of threats does it pose to the company?
As executives seek to understand digital media opportunities, they need to also recognize the potential threats that come with it. Furthermore, they must anticipate significant organizational and technological issues as the next-generation digital media methods make their way into the workplace.
The Knowledge Group is producing a Live webcast which will explore the issues and concerns surrounding the Insurance Companies in a Digital World trend and will provide critical analysis of best practices in a two-hour webcast.
About The Knowledge Group, LLC/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series
The Knowledge Congress was established with the mission to produce unbiased, objective, and educational live webinars that examine industry trends and regulatory changes from a variety of different perspectives. The goal is to deliver a unique multilevel analysis of an important issue affecting business in a highly focused format. To contact or register to an event, please visit: www.knowledgecongress.org.