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Ng Hang Ming

Ng Hang Ming

Chief Executive Officer

Hang Ming is a financial services industry veteran with 30 years of experience in banking, insurance and reinsurance.  Prior to joining TMIM, he has been a Chief Financial Officer and later CEO in a multinational insurer and with a ReTakaful company. Before joining the insurance sector, Hang Ming was in the banking industry covering consumer, corporate and investment banking. 

Max Hirai

Max Hirai

Deputy Chief Executive Officer

A seasoned insurance professional, Max Hirai has been with the Tokio Marine Group since 1992.  He joined us from Tokio Marine North America, where he was based since 2015 as Vice President of Corporate Planning and Governance. Besides North America, Mexico and Brazil, he has also served with Tokio Marine Asia in Singapore. With his leadership capabilities and experience, Max will be an important asset to assist the CEO in the overall management of the Company.

 

Jayakumar Somasundram

Jayakumar Somasundram

Executive Advisor

Jaya has 35 years of experience in the insurance industry and for the last 30 years he has been with the Tokio Marine Group. He has held various senior management positions and his experience  encompasses all the key areas in the insurance industry.

Jaya holds a Bachelor of Science with Education degree majoring in Mathematics.  He is also a Fellow of The Chartered Insurance Institute, UK and a Fellow of the Malaysian Insurance Institute. 

Tony Yong Heng Thong

Tony Yong Heng Thong

Chief Financial Officer

Tony is a certified Chartered Management Accountant (CIMA) as well as a Chartered Accountant (CA)-(MIA). He has held senior leadership roles across numerous industries - hospitality & services, oil & gas and a major part of his career in the financial services sector. He leads the Finance Division managing, formulating, developing and implementing sound financial strategies to support the company’s business initiatives

 

Sim Chiang Han

Sim Chiang Han

Chief Agency Officer

Sim rejoined TMIM on December 2018. He has more than 32 years of experience in the general insurance industry. Prior to TMIM, he held numerous senior positions in local and international insurance companies primarily responsible for developing of agency networks.

Hans Kwek Soon Kuang

Hans Kwek Soon Kuang

Chief Claims Officer

Hans Kwek joined TMIM in October 2016 as Head of Agency Strategy before moving to his present position in Jan 2019. He has more than 37 years of experience in the Financial Services Sector out of which 17 years was in the Insurance Industry. Prior to joining TMIM, his experience encompasses stints as Regional Head, Chief Claims Officer and Chief Agency Officer in a multinational Insurer.

Cheow Kok Lan

Cheow Kok Lan

Chief Information Officer

Kok Lan is the Chief Information Technology Officer and heads a team of IT personnel in software development, application support as well as IT Infrastructure service delivery. She is an experienced IT Professional with 31 years of working experience in Information Technology specialising in Financial Industry, namely Retail and Wholesale Banking, Unit Trust and Fund Management. Prior to joining Tokio Marine, she was the Regional IT head for a local fund management company and also the Head of Regional Infrastructure Services of a local consumer bank.

Belinda Ng Wei Keng

Belinda Ng Wei Keng

Head, Operations

Belinda is the Head of Operations and is responsible to ensure the effectiveness and efficiency of the Operations team in supporting the business from all distributions channels at Head Office and the Branches. Belinda has more than 35 years of experience in the insurance industry. She played a significant role in the core insurance system implementation projects both in her previous company and TMIM.  Prior to joining TMIM, she was Head of Underwriting & Reinsurance with PanGlobal Insurance.

Chong Sook Leng

Chong Sook Leng

Head, Human Resource

Sook Leng joined Tokio Marine in 2014. Since joining, she has led several projects in agency distribution channel. She is now responsible for the Company’s overall human capital strategies and practices in talent management . Sook Leng is a chartered accountant with over 25 years experience in a variety of roles such as finance, HR, general management in diverse industries including property, education and non profits.

Tatsuya Fujimoto

Tatsuya Fujimoto

General Manager, Corporate Strategy

Tatsuya joined Tokio Marine, Malaysia in April 2017. Tatsuya is an insurance professional with extensive and diverse experience in Property & Casualty. He started his career with Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance Co., Ltd. in 1998 in sales and transitioned through to strategic planning having spent the last three years as the Executive Assistant to the Group CEO of Tokio Marine Holdings. He currently leads the Corporate Strategy and Performance Management Team and is involved in the Company’s business planning, strategy and implementing of initiatives and reporting of key performance data.

Yosuke Yamaguchi

Yosuke Yamaguchi

General Manager, Corporate Marketing

Yosuke Yamaguchi joined the Tokio Marine Group in 1997.  He assumed his role in Tokio Marine Insurans (Malaysia) Berhad in April 2017. He is responsible for the overall management of the Corporate business in Malaysia. Yamaguchi brings with him more than 21 years of experience in the insurance industry.

Kazuhiro Watanabe

Kazuhiro Watanabe

Deputy General Manager, Motor Franchise Holders & Dealers

Hiro has been with the Tokio Marine Group since 1995 and has more than 23 years experience in the general insurance industry.   Prior to joining TMIM in April 2016, Hiro was with Tokio Marine Asia, our Regional Office in Singapore.  Hiro is responsible for the overall management of the Motor Franchise Holders and Dealers business in Malaysia.