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Simon Young

Senior Director, Climate and Resilience Hub, WTW

Simon is a Senior Director in WTW’s Climate and Resilience Hub, co-leading the Disaster Risk Finance / Parametrics practice and working on the collection, modelling and use of hazard data for innovative risk management tools and risk financing instruments that enhance resilience for sovereigns, private and public institutions and communities. Simon is a global leader in developing parametric insurance instruments, encompassing technical design, risk transfer structuring, and real-time trigger calculation and pay-out delivery, and implementing parametric insurance programmes from multi-country risk pools to micro-insurance, covering pandemic to natural ecosystem risk. 

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Jan Kellett

Corporate & Team Leader, Insurance and Risk Finance Facility, UNDP