Chief Executive Officer
A founding partner in the RedRay vision, Chris is the true embodiment of entrepreneurial spirit. His strategic know how and local knowledge allows him to create opportunities and solutions that benefit both the local market and RedRay partners.
Prior to RedRay, Chris has held a number of positions focusing on Sales, Business Development and emerging risks within Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA.
Chris moved to Singapore in 2013. Prior to founding RedRay, Chris was responsible for regional oversight of all placement activity for Willis and head of market development regionally for Lloyd’s, the world’s largest Insurance market.
Head of Property and Energy
Frank is responsible for the RedRay Property and Energy portfolio, including management of all risks and business development opportunities. He brings with him considerable expertise and 25 years’ underwriting experience.
He started his career with a UK composite insurer, Guardian Royal Exchange, and later joined AIG. During his 10 years with AIG, Frank was responsible for a USD80 million North American book and had an underwriting authority of USD166 million over all classes of Downstream Energy, Power and Industry.
Frank’s journey continued with Arch Europe as an Onshore Energy underwriter tasked with turning around a distressed power portfolio. He was then headhunted to set up a Property and Energy portfolio for Amlin in Singapore in 2014. Over the past three years despite challenging conditions, being a new entrant to a saturated market, and with limited capacity, he punched above his weight to become a market name in Asia, and has achieved underwriting results that significantly outperform his peers.
Lua Too Swee
Head of Credit and Surety
Lua has extensive experience in credit evaluation and excellent knowledge of corporate loans, trade and structured trade finance garnered from more than 20 years as Head of Credit with global banks based in Singapore. He left the banking industry in 2008 and joined the insurance industry to head a local insurer which specializes in trade credit insurance and surety bonds. His last position was in charge of trade finance for Qatar Reinsurance’s Singapore Branch.
Lua is one of the few local Singaporeans that have extensive banking experience on the one hand and insurance expertise on trade and credit insurance on the other hand. He brings to RedRay years of experience to render good and effective underwriting decisions and to ride on the opportunities offered by Singapore as the major trade finance hub of Asia.
Specialist Consultant – Property and Energy
Jimmy started his career in 2007 as a Property and Construction Underwriting Trainee with XL Catlin Syndicate 2003 (formerly known as Catlin Syndicate 2003) in Lloyd’s Singapore. He furthered his career with Chubb Insurance (formerly known as ACE Insurance) developing the wholesale distribution channel for its Property and Technical lines for the Asia (Ex-Japan) region. ~
In 2013, Jimmy returned to Lloyd’s Singapore as a full-fledged Underwriter with MS Amlin Asia Pacific (formerly Amlin Singapore) for Energy & Industry. In 2017, he joined RedRay Asia, where he assisted the Head of Property & Energy in setting up a profitable portfolio under Great Eastern General Insurance’s (GEGI) paper. He later proceeded to work with GEGI, implementing internal projects for their Digital Transformation ambitions. Now back in RedRay Asia with an amalgamation of new ideas, he wants to support the Organisation’s forward-thinking ambitions in evolving beyond the Traditional Insurance business models.
Jimmy holds a Bachelor of Business (Business Administration) with Distinction from RMIT University and a Diploma in Insurance from CII. He is also SAFe® Agilist certified and is trained in cross-team project management at an Enterprise level.