Independent Director, Manulife Asset Management HK Limited
Yvonne Sin is the Head of Investment Services, China at Towers Watson. Before rejoining Towers Watson in February 2007, Yvonne was formerly Head of the Global Pensions Practice under the Social Protection Department of The World Bank. She is an expert with over 30 years of experience in social insurance and employee benefit issues and has provided technical assistance in policy development for social security and civil service reform for some 20 countries.
As a consulting actuary, Yvonne brings extensive international investment and pension expertise. Prior to joining The World Bank in 1993, she founded and led the investment consulting practice at The Wyatt Company in Toronto and was subsequently appointed Vice President of The Alexander Consulting Group.
Yvonne is active in research and other academic activities through her various appointments – Research Fellow, the China Centre for Insurance and Social Security Research, Peking University; and Board Member, Asia Pacific Risk and Insurance Association. Yvonne lectures frequently on pensions and insurance as well as human resource management topics, and is the author of numerous publications analyzing pension reform options. She received her BSc degree in Mathematics from the University of Toronto in Canada and graduated from The World Bank’s Pensions Fellowship Programme. Her professional qualifications and affiliations include membership with the Society of Actuaries, the Canadian Institute of Actuaries, the American Academy of Actuaries, the Actuarial Society of Hong Kong, and the International Actuarial Association.