RMS Expands Presence in Asia Pacific with New Singapore Office
RMS’s fourth Asia Pacific office allows the company to build on existing momentum and capitalize on opportunities for growth
NEWARK, Calif. -
June 10, 2014 -
RMS, the world's
leading catastrophe risk management firm, today announced that it is expanding
its Asia Pacific presence with a new Singapore office. The office, led by Paul
Burgess, senior director of client development, joins the
RMS offices in Delhi, Beijing and
Tokyo in the Asia Pacific region.
"RMS has long been committed to the high-growth Asia Pacific market,"
said Jason Futers, SVP and head of Europe and Asia sales at RMS. "Having Paul
on the ground to lead the Singapore office, working closely with our eight-person
support team in Singapore and India, will deepen our relationships with existing
clients and partners."
RMS client Catlin, an international specialty property and casualty
insurer and reinsurer, expressed support for the company's growing presence and
continued commitment to the Asia Pacific region.
"Catlin is delighted that RMS has continued its commitment to
Asia-Pacific with the opening of its Singapore office," said Mark Newman, CEO
of Catlin Asia-Pacific. "This region is now very significant for the insurance
and reinsurance communities at large. We look forward to working with RMS on
exciting new initiatives that will really push the boundaries of risk management
in the region."
RMS models and software help financial institutions and public agencies evaluate and manage catastrophe risks throughout the world, promoting resilient societies and a sustainable global economy.