XL Catlin appoints Wilson Yeo as Property Manager, Insurance for Singapore
Singapore, Asia - September 14, 2016
XL Catlin’s insurance operations today announced the appointment of Wilson Yeo as Property Manager for Singapore.
Tim McMahon, Head of Energy, Property & Construction for XL Catlin’s insurance business in Asia Pacific, commented: “We are delighted to have Wilson join our team. With his extensive and in-depth knowledge of multinational corporates and their global insurance program requirements, Wilson will further strengthen our team and our offering to clients and their brokers in a market where underwriting expertise and services are the real differentiators.”
David Guest, Country Manager, Singapore, added, “Singapore is a core market for our clients. The Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) reports that Singapore drew in S$11.5 billion in fixed-asset investment in 2015, exceeding its S$9 billion to S$11 billion forecast. Many of these companies with operations locally have some significant property assets and need sophisticated insurance solutions. It is therefore crucial to have the right expertise in place to address these clients’ needs. Wilson’s appointment demonstrates XL Catlin’s commitment to investing in our talents and delivering for our clients and brokers in the region.”
Mr. Yeo brings significant expertise to XL Catlin, having spent over 23 years in the insurance industry writing Property and Casualty business. He joins from Allied World Assurance Company where he was Assistant Vice President, responsible for the Singapore property business and Global Programs. Prior to Allied World Assurance, he held various Property & Casualty roles at Guardian Royal Exchange, Federal Insurance Company/Chubb, Allianz Insurance Company of Singapore, AXA Insurance Singapore and Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance Plc.
About XL Catlin Insurance Operations
XL Catlin insurance companies offer property, casualty, professional, financial lines and specialty insurance products globally. Businesses that are moving the world forward choose XL Catlin as their partner. To learn more, visit xlcatlin.com.
About XL Catlin
XL Catlin is the global brand used by XL Group Ltd’s (NYSE:XL) insurance and reinsurance companies which provide property, casualty, professional and specialty products to industrial, commercial and professional firms, insurance companies and other enterprises throughout the world. Clients look to XL Catlin for answers to their most complex risks and to help move their world forward. To learn more, visit xlcatlin.com.
Hwee Kheng TokMarketing & Communications Regional Director, Asia Pacific