Pedro Benedicto and Junji Yamamoto Join URS — Announcement

Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) is an independent leading Software Development Company. URS Modelling Solutions and Technologies are efficiently used by all segments of the insurance industry, i.e. Direct Insurers, Mutual Insurers, Reinsurers, Reinsurance Brokers, Consulting Companies and Insurance/Financial Regulators. URS’s new generation of disruptive technology meets the needs of corporate decision makers. Among the top 10 global Reinsurers and top 10 Reinsurance Brokers 3 out of each category are URS clients.

Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) announces its engagement of Dr Pedro P Benedicto Jr as its Philippine representative effective August 1, 2018. This reflects the company’s commitment to the Philippine insurance industry. Having a representative in the market ensures that client needs are immediately responded to.

Dr Benedicto who has a PhD in insurance and Risk Management is also a candidate for Doctor of Business Administration. He is also the founding and current Chairman of the Society of Risk Management Professionals, Inc.

He has more than thirty years of experience in the non-life insurance industry in the Philippines with more than 10 years of CEO experience. He has served the industry in various industry associations in various capacities as Chairman or Director/ Trustee.

URS believes that with Dr Benedicto’s engagement, customers in the Philippines can have access to customized softwares that can help their organizations address their concerns in managing their risks that impact on their financial stability.

Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) also announces its engagement of Mr. Junji Yamamoto as its Japanese Representative effective August 1, 2018.

Mr. Yamamoto is a graduate of the Faculty of Law of Keio University, Tokyo. He has more than forty years of experience in the non-life insurance industry, the most part of which he spent in Japan for Munich Re Tokyo. In his diverse managerial assignments in areas of risk transfer design and strategies, reinsurance treaty and facultative analyses, underwriting and pricing, he was recognized and respected by clients as a consummate professional His last position at Munich Re Tokyo was Director and Executive Advisor.

URS believes that with Mr. Yamamoto’s and Dr. Pedro Benedicto’s engagement, existing and prospective customers in Japan and the Philippines can have access to local service, efficient, customized modelling solutions and disruptive technology that can help their organizations identify and address specific challenges in managing their financial risks that can impact their solvency.

Werner Bugl
Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS)
Member of Executive Committee
Head of Asia