Gerard L. Pennefather
Chartered Accountant by training. Spent 12 years in corporate finance and treasury in New Zealand with New Zealand Equities and Ord Minett (now part of JP Morgan Chase). He returned to Singapore in 1996 and taught banking for the University of London and the University of Queensland’s MBA program. He ran a British Human Resource Consultancy from 1997-2000. In 2001 he founded WP Capital and the Huntington Group which owns, operates and invests in companies focused on the insurance as well as human capital industry. He currently resides in Singapore.

Olivier Wallner
Obtained a Masters degree in Business Administration from the leading French business school HEC in 1984. Upon graduation, he joined a subsidiary of the BNP Group as a Private Banker in Africa and returned to France to become the BIAO Group’s treasurer. In 1989, he joined the Lazard Freres Group and held the position of CFO of SOVAC until March 1996 when the Company was sold to GECC. He was one of the founders and Chairman of AFGAP (the French Assets and Liabilities Management Association.) In early 1996, he was appointed Managing Director of Lazard Asia in Singapore. In late 1997, Olivier set up his own management advisory firm, Phoenix Management Asia, and has since then been actively involved in helping global companies operating in the region undertake corporate restructuring and investment projects. In 2001, he founded WP Capital. He currently resides in Brussels.

Anthony Egerton
Tony has over 30 years of experience in (re)insurance and structured finance. After spending the first 15 years of his career in the London insurance market, as both a broker and an underwriter, he has been in Asia ever since, initially in Hong Kong with Centre Solutions - Zurich Group’s finite risk and structured finance subsidiary, and then more recently as President, Asia-Pacific for Lloyd’s of London, based in Singapore. Tony has a Master’s Degree in Economics from Cambridge University, holds a MBA from the London Business School and is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute. He is also a Certified Executive Coach. He also currently resides in Singapore .