SINGAPORE, April 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Chubb announced today the appointment of Titus Samuel as the new Head of Power and Utilities for Asia. Mr. Samuel will be based in Singapore and will report to Mick Peacock, Head of Power and Energy for Asia Pacific.
Prior to his new appointment, Mr. Samuel was Chubb's Power Risk Engineer for Asia, a position he has held for seven years. A mechanical engineer by training, he has undertaken extensive risk management work on operational facilities and construction projects across a broad spectrum of power generation, oil & gas as well as petrochemical facilities in the Asia Pacific region. Before pursuing a career in the insurance industry, he spent seven years in Power Plant commissioning with Alstrom Power Generation.
On Mr. Samuel's appointment, Mr. Peacock said, "Power Generation continues to be a pivotal component of our Technical Lines portfolio. Titus has extensive technical capabilities and experience in the energy industry as well as success in building strong relationships with clients and brokers. He will be an invaluable asset as we continue to drive and grow our Power Gen portfolio in Asia."
Chubb is the world's largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries, Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients. As an underwriting company, we assess, assume and manage risk with insight and discipline. We service and pay our claims fairly and promptly. The company is also defined by its extensive product and service offerings, broad distribution capabilities, exceptional financial strength and local operations globally. Parent company Chubb Limited is listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: CB) and is a component of the S&P 500 index. Chubb maintains executive offices in Zurich, New York, London and other locations, and employs approximately 31,000 people worldwide. Additional information can be found at: new.chubb.com.