Professional Standards Subcommittee


Mike Thornton - Director, Group Risk Management, AMP

Mike is the Chief Risk Officer at AMP Group, and has over 20 years experience in life insurance and wealth management. Mike held a number of senior finance roles in the UK, before migrating to Australia in 2000 to join AXA Asia Pacific in Melbourne, where he was Group Chief Actuary and Group Chief Risk Officer and successfully steered the AXA Asia Pacific Group through the global financial crisis.

Sub-Committee Members

Andy White - Actuarial Manager, Actuarial, Risk & Governance, QBE Australia

Andy is Head of Risk at QBE Australia, looking after Enterprise Risk Management, capital modelling and catastrophe modelling. Through Andy’s career he has had the opportunity to work in all of the ‘traditional’ actuarial areas across a wide range of products, as well as less mainstream areas such as capital modelling and catastrophe modelling. This route led him to his current role in ERM looking after the risk management framework for QBE Australia and a key driver of the RMS, ICAAP and aggregate management.

Fintan Thornton - Head of Superannuation, Commonwealth Bank of Australia

Xing Sun - Senior Analyst ERM, Group Risk Management, AMP