Yvette Auyeung is an Assistant Vice President in the Technical Underwriting Department at Zurich North America, a global insurance company. Yvette manages a team who monitors the profitability of a portfolio of liability insurance products in the United states and also provides technical support for international deals. With the support of Zurich, Yvette also leads volunteer professional skills programs for a local high school and was honored by Zurich with the "Volunteer of the Year" award in 2018. Yvette started her career as a commercial litigator in New York City before moving to in-house legal positions at other global insurers prior to joining Zurich. Yvette received a B.S. in Policy Analysis from Cornell University and a J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.
Michael Grant is a Senior Director and Partner in the Global M&A Practice at Willis Towers Watson. Mike has over 23 years of financial services experience in the insurance, private equity, and investment banking sectors. He has been with Willis Towers Watson for eight years and is responsible for providing strategic support and advice to the firm's private equity client base on the challenges they face when managing operating risk across the deal cycle and in their portfolio companies on a global basis. Prior to joining Willis Towers Watson, Mike was a founding member of a growth equity investment firm and also has ten years of investment banking experience in both corporate finance and capital markets. Mike has a degree in Finance from Penn State University and an MBA from Cornell University.