Max is the Insurance Technology Research Advisor for APAC and Senior Analyst within Celent’s insurance practice and is based in Singapore. Max’s research concentrates on trending topics affecting APAC insurance technology markets, data science, digital innovation, process automation, and emerging technology of core systems.
As part of consulting engagements and analyst's access, he provides perspective and recommendations in business and technology trends both globally and in an APAC capacity. Max is a speaker at leading insurance industry events such as InsureTech Connect Asia, Finovate Asia, and Celent's Innovation and Insight Week, where he also acts as a judge for Celent's Model Insurer Award program.
Prior to joining Celent, Max worked in financial technology and banking, where he developed machine learning algorithms for optical character recognition and image processing at OneConnect Financial Technology, subsidiary of Ping An Insurance Group. At DBS Bank and Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation, Max was a data analyst in the domains of retail banking and credit risk. He has also worked on content marketing, with a research focus on gamification.
Max received a Master of Technology in Enterprise Business Analytics from the National University of Singapore and a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Management from the University of London, with academic direction by London School of Economics and Political Science.
He enjoys running and the great outdoors. When he is not sweating it out, he is constantly seeking new information, developing strong technical know-how and business sensibilities, all while savouring a cup of long black.
29 January 2023In December 2022, I had the opportunity to attend the AWS re:Invent summit at Las Vegas and observed announcements on new products and functions…
16 November 2022Following turbulent times marked by the pandemics, insurers have to plan their investments in IT carefully. The current macroeconomic conditions…
14 November 2022Recorded on Nov 10th, 2022 It is now arguably more important than it has been in years for insurance carriers to position themselves to succeed…
13 November 2022Effective data management includes broad technology tools that are focused on optimizing data collection, quality control, processing, and analy…
29 March 2023
United StatesBuilding the Emergent Enterprise: Making the Whole More than the Sum of its Parts. Virtual, March 29th 2023 Financial Institutions face a host o…
30 May - 1 June 2023
SingaporeITC Asia is the region’s largest insurtech event - offering unparalleled access to the most comprehensive and global gathering of tech entrepren…
4 October 2022 14:00 - 17:30 BST (09:00 EDT, 15:00 CEST)
Oliver Wyman Office, 55 Baker Street, W1U 8EW, London, United KingdomJoin us for our London Insurance Event on October 4th! It is an invite only event, exclusive for insurers and free to attend, to have an opportu…
26 - 27 July 2022
SingaporeJoin Celent's Max Ang at the Asia Insurance Review Insurance Inspired 2022 Virtual Event on 26 July 2022 at 1.30 PM SGT, where he will share his…
Data Management and Innovation for Insurance: A look into the challenges and opportunities for data, analytics, and AI application24 January 2023Data Management and Innovation for Insurance: A look into the challenges and opportunities for data, analytics, and AI application Podcast parti…
21 September 2022
Reducing the protection gap with Insurtech in Asia Podcast participants: - Max Ang, Insurance Technology Research Lead APAC, Celent - Yashesh Sa…
20 July 2022
by Max Ang and Nicolas Michellod, Celent. New and emerging technologies, while not required to achieve innovation, can certainly be key enablers…
20 July 2022
China’s high internet penetration rate has led to technology firms creating large-scale ecosystems serving a community with significant online c…