Michael Shin

Michael Shin

Chief Executive Officer
RGA Korea

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer

Michael Shin is Chief Executive Officer, RGA Korea, with executive oversight responsibility for all of RGA’s business activities in South Korea and Japan. He is also Chief Marketing Officer for RGA Asia, with responsibility for all marketing activities in RGA’s Asia Pacific region.

His insurance industry experience spans over 35 years. Prior to joining RGA in 2011, he served as Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing and Distribution Officer of New York Life Korea, where his duties included being Head of Agency Distribution, Marketing, Product Design, and Corporate Communication. He was also with Samsung Life Insurance South Korea, where he was Senior Vice President and Chief of Advisors and Financial Planning Center. Earlier, he spent more than 15 years with Prudential Financial Insurance, where he was Managing Director for the Asia market.

Michael received a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in economics and international business from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.