Eric Kwan joins Chubb in SingaporeAugust 2 2019 by Andrew Tjaardstra
Chubb has appointed Eric Kwan as division head, P&C, for the Singapore.
Kwan (pictured) will start on August 5 and report to Scott Simpson, Chubb’s country president for Singapore.
In the new role, he will have overall responsibility for leading Chubb’s P&C division providing strategic oversight on business development, portfolio management, operations and financial results.
Kwan, already based in Singapore, brings with him more than 20 years market experience during which he held several senior roles across various lines of business and key distribution channels.
Simpson commented: “[Kwan] is an action-oriented leader with a strong presence and network in the local industry. With his proven track record of success and keen business acumen, I have full confidence in his capabilities to achieve sustained growth and profitability for our P&C business as we continue to deliver underwriting and service excellence to our partners and clients.”
Simpson took up his role in March last year, after relocating from the firm’s Sydney operation, and has overall responsibility for the growth and financial results of the operations in Singapore across all lines of business.
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