Chief Risk Officer, Risk Management Dept, Al Koot Insurance & Reinsurance Co (Qatar Petroleum)

Martin Massey, MBA, MIRM, ARM

Martin is the Chief Risk Officer of Al Koot insurance and reinsurance company based in Qatar.

His role is to oversee and pro-actively drive the risk management function of the company through focusing on the enterprise wide risk framework including Credit, Market, Operational, Insurance and Re-insurance risks.

Martin has over 25 years of risk management experience in the general insurance industry having had senior risk consulting positions at Swiss Reinsurance, Aon, AIG, Willis and Marsh. At AIG from 2009 to 2013 has was Chief Insurance Risk Officer supporting the implementation of Solvency II.

Martin skills include the design of Enterprise Risk Management frameworks, Risk Financing and captives for large corporates and risk modelling across a wide range of industry sectors and risk classes.

He has undertaken advanced research projects in risk areas including Man Made Catastrophe modelling, Mortgage Risk, Products liability, Offshore Property and Climate Change where he gained a distinction in his MBA on “hedging weather risk from temperature volatility”