Job Title: Global Head of Data Strategy & Governance and, SVP & Head of Data & Analytics for Emerging Markets
Company: QBE Insurance
Ram Kumar is Global Head of Data Strategy and Governance, QBE Insurance, and Senior Vice President and Head of Data and Analytics Emerging Markets covering 23 countries in Asia, Pacific and Latin America. He is responsible for building capabilities in data and analytics to help drive QBE Emerging Markets’ profitable growth strategy.
Prior to joining QBE in March 2016, Ram worked for Insurance Australia Group where he held several senior positions, including Chief Information Officer of Asia and Group Chief Technology Officer. A recipient of several international awards for building data-driven business solutions, Ram has close to 30 years of experience in various areas of IT. Ram Kumar has published over 140 articles and holds a Masters in Computer Science and Engineering.
Data Driven culture: What, why, how, who, where, when. Data Governance: No Big Bang, but smarter approach. AI, RPA and ML: Data by Design is critical. Acceptable Data Use: Privacy, ethical and social obligations.