Swiss Re Corporate Solutions appoints new SE Asia headNovember 24 2017 by InsuranceAsia News Staff
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has appointed Didier Belot to head its South-East Asia business, with responsibility for building commercial insurance programmes with local servicing capabilities and innovative solutions.
He replaces Jonathan Rake, who was promoted to the role of Asia-Pacific CEO in July 2017.
Belot joined Swiss Re in 2008 and has held roles in the US, China and Europe. His most recent post was leading the innovative risk solutions team in Asia Pacific.
“Didier’s experience in the region and on executing tailored, multi-line solutions for domestic and international clients will be a great asset, particularly as the insurance market evolves through economic, technological and regulatory changes,” said Rake.
Swiss Re Corporate Solutions’ local teams based in Singapore and Kuala Lumpur offer solutions across property, casualty and specialty insurance lines.
Belot will continue to be based in Singapore.
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