Thomas Kang, Author at Insurance Thought Leadership



Thomas Kang

Thomas Kang

Thomas Kang is the head of cyber, technology and media for North America at Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS).

He is responsible for developing and executing a strategic vision for the line of business across all market segments in the U.S and in Canada.

Over the past 15 years, he has held various executive positions in cyber and E&O insurance across underwriting, product, claims and legal with a focus on delivering innovative cyber insurance and service solutions to clients across all segments and geographies.

Recent Articles by Thomas Kang

How to Counter Ransomware Surge

During the COVID-19 crisis, another outbreak has happened in cyber space: a digital pandemic driven by ransomware. Malware attacks that encrypt company data and systems and demand a ransom payment for release are surging globally.  The increasing frequency and severity of ransomware incidents is driven by several factors: the growing number of different attack patterns; […]

Surging Costs of Cyber Claims

External attacks on companies result in the most expensive cyber insurance losses, but employee mistakes and technical problems are the most frequent generator of claims by number, according to a new report from Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty, Managing The Impact Of Increasing Interconnectivity – Trends In Cyber Risk. The study analyzes 1,736 cyber-related insurance […]

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