Singapore, 25 September, 2019 – Chubb announced today the appointment of Ian Ovenden as the new Head of Middle Market & Small Commercial for Asia with effect from 23 September. In his new appointment, he will report to Jason Keen, Chubb’s Regional Head of Property & Casualty for Asia Pacific.
Mr. Ovenden has over 15 years of experience in the industry in both underwriting, distribution and leadership roles, delivering profitable growth, strong relationship management and technical underwriting capability. Prior to joining Chubb, he was based in Hong Kong with an international insurer as the Head of Underwriting and Broker Distribution. In his role as Asia’s Head of Middle Market & Small Commercial, he is tasked with bringing to bear the full capabilities of Chubb’s product innovation, channel expertise in agency, bancassurance, broker and digital channels to serve the specific risk management requirements of the segment.
On this new appointment, Mr. Keen said, “Ian has broad management experience having worked in strategic, regional and operational roles. With his results-driven leadership and deep understanding of the business, Ian is well positioned to work with our distribution partners and innovate solutions tailored to the needs of middle market and small commercial businesses.”
Chubb is the world’s largest publicly traded property and casualty insurance company. With operations in 54 countries and territories, 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, Paris and other locations, and employs more than 30,000 people worldwide.
Additional information can be found at: chubb.com.