Stephen Clark named CEO of Zurich Life Malaysia

October 1 2018 by InsuranceAsia News Staff

Stephen Clark has been named the chief executive of Zurich Life Insurance Malaysia. The appointment will take effect starting October 1.

Clark will succeed Philip Smith, who is leaving at the end of September. In his new role, Clark will report to Zurich Life Insurance Malaysia’s board of directors, as well as Jack Howell, Zurich’s CEO for Asia Pacific.

With industry experience that spans nearly 30 years, Clark has a proven track record in steering company business growth in addition to developing robust distribution channels.

A native of South Africa, Clark has spent almost 20 years in Asian markets.

He has worked in countries including Vietnam, Hong Kong and the Philippines.