Regional Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Asia Pacific Regional Deputy Chief Financial Officer, Asia  …

Global Sage Hong Kong
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 May 20
Global Sage Hong Kong
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 23 May 20
Our client is an international company in the insurance sector, involved with life business. The role, located in HK, will lead and manage Asia regional finance functional areas including reporting, financial planning & analysis, investment, treasury, local solvency, audit, compliance and coordination with regional valuation function. As a member of the Finance and Asia leadership teams, contributes to the establishment of guidelines, direction and best practice, provides strategic direction and fosters a spirit of cooperation and coordination among all Asia locations and departments.



  • Participates in investment committee meetings of local Asia entities and coordinates with investment team for activities across the region
  • Represents Asia in the global FX risk committee
  • Serves as regional RMO for the FX and other investment related risks to strengthen existing controls in such areas at regional level


  • Oversees the regional Accounts Payable team
  • Collaborates with the Assistant Treasurer and regional Accounts Payable team in developing and maintaining efficient treasury functions in each local office of the Asia segment
  • Oversees the maintenance of regional treasury policies and guidelines

Local solvency capital & statutory reporting

  • Leads the IFRS17 implementations across Asia from a regional finance perspective, coordinates with the global RGA IFRS17 working group and participates in the operating committee
  • Works with local finance and valuation teams and global functional leaders including Treasury and Structured Finance to strengthen our existing capability of forecasting and managing local solvency and capital to ensure local solvency capital adequacy
  • Manages and strategizes the transition into new regulatory and solvency regime in the region including but not limited to Singapore RBC 2, Hong Kong RBC and Korea K-ICS

Internal audit and compliance

  • Collaborates with the Asia Pacific audit and compliance functions to ensure proper oversight and support to local finance heads and team to address audit and compliance issues from finance point of view
  • Participates in the Audit and Risk Management Committees of local Asia entities

Coordination with regional valuation function

  • Collaborates with regional valuation function in US GAAP reporting to ensure coordinated efforts in reporting controls and review efforts
  • Collaborates with regional valuation function in developing annual financial plan and projections to ensure consistency within technical elements of the financial plan and reasonableness of future assumptions 

Other responsibilities

  • Acts as dotted line manager for all local finance heads in the above functional areas and provides guidance and support as a regional functional leader
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance
  • Performs other duties as assigned including ad hoc projects

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