SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 20 August 2018 - Chubb announced today the appointment of Stanley Wong as the new Country President for Hong Kong, Taiwan & Macau, effective 1 October 2018. He replaces Doug White, who was recently appointed to the role of Head of the Major Accounts Division for Chubb in Asia Pacific.
In Mr. Wong's new role, he will have overall responsibility for the growth and financial results for Chubb's operations in Hong Kong, Taiwan & Macau across all lines of business including Property & Casualty, Accident & Health and Personal Lines. He will report to Paul McNamee, Regional President for Chubb in Asia Pacific.
Mr. Wong is presently Chubb's Regional Head of Financial Lines for Asia Pacific overseeing the underwriting, product development, new business opportunities and profitability of the Financial Lines portfolio. He joined Chubb in 2003 and through the years has been promoted to roles of increasing responsibility. Currently based in Singapore, Mr. Wong will return to Hong Kong, his native country.
On Mr. Wong's appointment, Mr. McNamee said, "I'm delighted to have Stanley step up to the role as Country President. He is sharp, energetic and ready to bring his talents, leadership and insurance management skills to his new role. I have every confidence in his abilities and skills to drive sustained growth and profitability for the territories he will be leading."
In addtion, Douglas Wong has been appointed to succeed Patrick Wong as Chubb's Head of Property & Casualty for Hong Kong. As previously announced, Patrick Wong will assume the role of Global Client Executive, North Asia on 1 October 2018.
Mr. Douglas Wong is presently Head of Financial Lines, Greater China. He began his career in 2002 as a Financial Lines Underwriter at an international insurer. He moved to Chubb in 2005 as Financial Lines Manager in charge of the China portfolio. Through the years, with his talent and expertise, he has progressed to more senior roles. Mr. Wong will take on his new role on 1 October and will have oversight for the full range of products and services for the Property & Casualty business in Hong Kong.
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries and territories, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide.
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