Sanchit is currently Director of Insurance and Market Risk Management at Prudential Corporation Asia. In this role, he has risk management responsibilities on new product approvals, in-force management of insurance and market risks, strategic asset allocation, ALM, capital management and Solvency II internal model validation for Prudential’s businesses in Asia.
He was previously Regional Head of Actuarial and Products at Aviva for the Asia region responsible for products, actuarial reporting and capital management.
Sanchit worked as Chief Actuary and Chief Risk Officer for Max Life in India from 2011 to 2014. He worked as International Actuary at BNP Paribas Cardiff in Paris prior to Max Life. Between 2001 and 2005 he worked as a consultant with Watson Wyatt and was involved in a variety of projects in Asia focusing on product development, business planning, market entry, M&A and EV reviews. Sanchit started his career with GE Financial Assurance in product management and was based in Richmond, USA.
Sanchit is actively involved in the actuarial profession and has previously served as Chair of the ERM Advisory Group of the Institute of Actuaries of India and as a member of the Enterprise and Financial Risks group of the International Actuarial Association. He has been involved in various committees of the IRDA looking at regulatory reforms in India.
Sanchit is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of Australia (FIAA), Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries of India (FIAI) and a Chartered Enterprise Risk Actuary (CERA).