Life Insurance company of Tokio Marine in Malaysia
Senior Management Team
Toi See Jong
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Toi See Jong is the Chief Executive Officer of Tokio Marine Life Insurance Malaysia Berhad. A qualified actuary from United Kingdom, he is a well-recognised business leader with a wealth of experience in insurance coupled with strong understanding of both the local and overseas market.
Mr. Toi has successfully spearheaded and managed financial organisations in various positions over the span of 25 years with the first position based in the United Kingdom. He assumed positions such as Appointed Actuary and Chief Executive Officer in Malaysia before taking on other senior positions in China, Singapore and Hong Kong.
He will be instrumental in steering the Company into the next phase of its corporate development and position it as the leading life insurance company reputed for excellent service and products.
Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Yoshiaki Okabe assumes the position of Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Tokio Marine Life Insurance Malaysia Bhd. (TMLM) in January 2015. He is also a member of the Management Committee of TMLM.
Prior to this appointment, Mr. Okabe was the Senior Vice President at Edelweiss Tokio Life Insurance in India and responsible for risk management.
Mr. Okabe has more than 20 years working experience in the insurance and financial industry. He has helmed senior positions including Head of Derivatives Trading and Product Development in Tokio Marine Financial Solutions and Deputy General Manager in International Business Development Department in Tokio Marine Holdings where he managed the project to establish Tokio Marine Life in Indonesia.
Mr. Okabe holds a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tokyo.His stint in Tokio Marine Sri Muang Insurance Co., Ltd in Thailand as Vice President of Auto Mobile Production Department helped to develop the successful model of the Auto Mobile production business which included the establishment of 16 branches nationwide.
Kang Yu Fen
Head of Risk and Corporate Planning
Kang Yu Fen, as a Head of Risk and Corporate Planning, is responsible for the Risk Management and Corporate Planning functions.
Yu Fen is a qualified actuary with more than 15 years working experience performing various actuarial and risk management roles
Wong Kang Yuan
Head of Analytics & Strategy
Mr. Wong is the Head of Analytics & Strategy where he is responsible for the data analytics and strategic implementation for the Company. One of the key focuses of his team is to study the Company's data with the aim of maximizing the opportunities available to the Company using data mining techniques.
Prior to this, he was the Appointed Actuary of the Company for more than six years. He has more than 20 years of working experience in the Life Insurance Industry and he is a Fellow of The Institute and Faculty of Actuaries, UK as well as a Fellow of the Actuarial Society of Malaysia
Liew Kim Wah
Chief Agency Officer
Liew Kim Wah is the Chief Agency Officer and he oversees the Agency distribution and Training Development of Agency. As Chief Agency Officer, Mr. Liew's role is to provide strategic direction to grow the agency and with the objective of bringing the organization to greater heights. He is an industry veteran with more than 35 years insurance experience specializing in agency and branch management as well as training. Prior to joining Tokio Marine Life, he has held senior positions including Regional Vice President, Director of Sales and Head of Sales in ING. Mr. Liew is a Fellow Member of the Life Management Institute and International Claim Associate.
May Wong Kwan Yien
Chief Bancassurance Officer
May Wong is the Senior Vice President of Bancassurance Department. She joined TMLM since August 2012. She is currently overseeing the Bancassurance channel and has a total of 14 years of experience in Life Business including Product Development, Insurance Sales, Worksite Marketing; and General Insurance.
Mooi Kin Seng
Chief Financial Officer
Mooi Kin Seng, as Chief Financial Officer has oversight over the Finance and Administration; and Property functions.
Kin Seng is a qualified accountant and a member of the Malaysia Institute of Accountants and the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants. He has over 25 years of working experience of which over 15 years is in the insurance industry.
Tan Sze Teck
Chief Investment Officer
Mr. Tan Sze Teck is the Chief Investment Officer and has been heading the Investment Department since 2002. He is responsible for the overall investment function of the Company with fund under management exceeding RM6.5 billion. Mr. Tan’s role requires him to formulate investment strategies for the Company to invest in treasury products, private debt securities, loans as well as equities and to ensure that the investment returns meet the benchmark target within the asset allocation strategy.
Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Tan was attached to American International Assurance Co. Ltd., Malaysia as an equity analyst and Prudential Assurance Malaysia Bhd as a Portfolio Manager. During his 9-year stay with Prudential, apart from managing funds he was also a working committee member that was tasked to set up the first investment–linked product in Malaysia. He was also a country specialist for Malaysia to support the regional office of Prudential on the Malaysian economy and equity market. In total, he has over 24 years of experience in fund management in the Malaysian insurance industry.
Ricky Lim Soon Joo
Propositions and Pricing
Mr. Lim is the Head of Propositions and Pricing. He is responsible for product development activities for various distribution channels which includes Agency, Bancassurance and Alternate Channel, including group insurance business.
He has been with the insurance industry for more than 15 years and understands various insurance models which includes Life, General and Takaful businesses. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Mathematics and Statistics from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Wilson Tang Chee Onn
Corporate Communications and Advertising
Mr. Wilson Tang heads the Corporate Communications and Advertising team. He is responsible for the branding and communications for Tokio Marine Life. A passionate brand advocate, he is instrumental in spearheading Tokio Marine to achieve recognition in brand building, having won the BrandLaureate Awards for Best Brand from Asia Pacific Brands Foundation for two years consecutive years, 2015 and 2016.
Prior to joining Tokio Marine, Wilson has extensive experience in brand management and marketing communications, having worked in various multi-national companies in the life insurance, online recruitment and FMCG industries.
Wilson graduated from James Cook University of Queensland with a bachelor degree in Management.
Rachel Chin Yoke Kheng
Ms. Rachel Chin is the Head of Operations and she oversees the Operations Department including New Business, Customer Service, Claims and Branch Operations. As Head of Operations, Rachel's role is to ensure effectiveness and efficiency of the Operations and Branches teams in supporting the current and new business of the Distribution Channels. Prior to joining Tokio Marine Life, she was a pioneer staff with AXA Affin Life who start up company and was responsible in setting up the underwriting department, looking into business rules and underwriting guidelines to ensure the regional best practices being adopted and localized. Ms. Rachel Chin is a Senior Associate member of Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance.
Andrew Ngou Chee Mun
Andrew Ngou Chee Mun is the Head of Internal Audit and he is heading the internal audit function of Tokio Marine Life. Andrew Ngou is a qualified auditor with 13 years of experience in internal audit, predominantly in banking and insurance industry. Prior joining to Tokio Marine Life, he was a Regional Auditor of MSIG Holdings Asia Pte Ltd and responsible in supporting the regional audits and Quality Assurance (QA) review within the ASEAN countries including Hong Kong. Andrew Ngou has worked with companies such as CIMB Group, Manulife and Public Bank previously.
He is also a Chartered Member of Institute of Internal Auditor (IIA) and active member of Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers (AICB).
Yew Chong Wee
Yew Chong Wee is the Head of Compliance and he has the overall responsibility for coordinating the identification and management of compliance risk in Tokio Marine Life Insurance Malaysia. He ensures that compliance monitoring and testing are carried out consistently across the Company so that the Company complies with all the applicable laws and regulations.
Prior to joining the Company, Chong Wee served as the Head of Compliance in one of the largest takaful operator in Malaysia. He has more than 15 years of compliance and internal audit experience in financial institutions.
Angelina leads the Human Resource function in Tokio Marine Life. She brings with her 11 years of full spectrum HR experience which include roles as HR Business Partner in Ericsson, HR Manager in Synovate/Ipsos, Talent Acquisition Lead in Dell, and Standard Chartered Global Business Services.
Apart from the holistic HR roles, Angelina had served more than 6 years in the professional recruitment industry, covering various portfolios across FMCG, pharmaceutical, banking and finance, and ICT. She worked for the world top firms such as Kornferry/Futurestep, Garner International, and Euro Group.
A true believer of HR transformation, Angelina potrays a new generation of HR practitioner and act as a change-agent to transform the traditional HR role, simultaneously introducing innovative ways of delivering HR services through business partnering and strategic HR.
Angelina holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Business Administration, awarded by the University of Nottingham Trent.
Ms. Farah Jihan oversees the Legal Department of Tokio Marine Life. Prior to joining the Company, Jihan was a solicitor in Messrs Raja, Darryl & Loh practicing primarily in life insurance and unit trust related work. She has acted for various life insurance companies and takaful operators and has appeared at all levels of the Court including the appellate courts. Apart from her experience in life insurance matters, Jihan brings with her a diverse practice in general commercial and civil litigation.
Jihan was called to the English Bar as a member of the Honourable Society of Lincoln's Inn, London and admitted as an Advocate and Solicitor of the High Court of Malaya.
Sylvia Foo is the Head of Corporate Solution and oversees the Employee Benefits / Group Insurance. She joined the Company since Jul 2014.
Prior to joining the Company, she has a total of 8 years experience, working in the Employee Benefits Department of various reputable life insurance companies in Malaysia.
Japanese Corporate Solution
Mr. Ryoichi Nakamura is the Senior Manager of Corporate Solution and leads the Employee Benefits and Group Insurance for Japanese corporation.
He joined Tokio Marine Life since May 2018. Prior to joining the Company, he worked for an insurance company in Japan for 9 years, in charge of fulltime agency and car dealers.
Mr. Nakamura also managed the Worksite Marketing and Partnership of Life insurance Planner.
Simon Siew Soon Seong
Chief Information Officer
Simon Siew oversees the use of Information Technology (IT) of Tokio Marine Life and ensure all systems are in placed to support its operations.
He plays a primary role in strengthening the organisation's delivery engine to drive key transformation programs, leveraging on Insurance Technology (Insurtech) to foster the company mission's of digitising the customers' experience.
Prior to joining the company, he has more than 20 years of IT and project management experience with multi-nationals and top Insurance companies in Malaysia, including other Asian countries.