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Chubb Launches Agency Management & Agency Underwriting Unit in Singapore
Chubb announced the launch of a new Agency Management and Underwriting unit in Singapore. This dedicated unit will manage the strategic growth of the agency distribution channel as well as its specific underwriting and service needs.
Two new appointments have been made for the new Agency Management and Underwriting unit:
- Kevin Xiong, head of Agency Management and Agency Underwriting. Xiong joined Chubb in 2016 as head of Agency, with close to 10 years of experience in agency management as well as business development. In his expanded leadership role, Xiong will spearhead business development, general management and overall growth of the agency business in Singapore. He will report to Adam Clifford, country president for Chubb in Singapore and in a matrix reporting line to Jeslyn Tan, regional head of Agency, Asia Pacific.
- Alex Shi, senior manager, Agency Underwriting and Business Development. Shi joined Chubb in 2016 as senior agency manager. With his new appointment, Shi succeeds Kieran Brennan who is now head of Product Development, Small Commercial Division, Asia. In Shi’s expanded role, he will have overall responsibility for leading and managing the development and growth of the agency underwriting business. Shi will report to Xiong and in a matrix reporting to Liam Burrell, division head of Property & Casualty, Singapore.
“At Chubb, we are keen to enhance our partners’ ease of doing business with us. With this new unit, our agents will have dedicated touchpoints to service their business needs efficiently,” commented Clifford. “Through on-going engagements with our agents, we will refine our product and service offerings in order for our agents to provide tailored solutions for their clients.”