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Gregory Irgin


Gregory Irgin

Group Head Insurance, Samsung Engineering

Gregory's professional bio / interests

Nomadic Englishman; 11.5yrs in the Sands (GCC) and in the Republic of Korea since May’21 . Risk management professional - CMIRM - for the past 20yrs. Started off in law, moved across to LLoyds of London reinsurance and then into risk management for clients across frontier and emerging markets. Poacher turned gamekeeper since 2012. “Without clear language, there can be no standard of truth”.

I’d like help with…

Insurance strategy and risk management.

An interesting, or unusual fact(s) about me…

I’ve previously coached academy rugby Ladies.

I live in


A career highlight

Having located to Jordan in 2009, new to living and working across the Middle East, I was soon presenting to the Swiss President and trade delegation on geopolitical risks in Kurdistan and Iraq. Proud moment at an early GCC stage of my career.


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Joined Guild

Mar 20, 2020