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Chubb announces new leadership appointment for its business in Malaysia
Sep 26, 2021

KUALA LUMPUR, 27 SEP 2021 – Chubb announced today the appointment of Hng Keng Yoong as the Chief Operating Officer for Malaysia. In her new role, Ms. Hng will be responsible for driving the operational strategy across the business as well as spearheading the development and execution of strategic initiatives across the distribution channels and product lines. 


Ms. Hng is a seasoned professional in the insurance industry, having had experience in both life and general insurance. Her 20-year career spans across Asia and the UK. She was the Head of Strategic Planning for Chubb Asia Pacific, a regional role she held since 2019 after working in various capacities within the Regional Accident & Health and Finance teams in Singapore. Ms. Hng moved back to Malaysia as the Chief Operations Manager in January 2021.


On the appointment of Ms. Hng, Country President of Chubb in Malaysia, Steve Crouch said: “I am delighted to have Keng Yoong step up to the role of our Chief Operating Officer. She is a high-calibre, innovative and results-oriented executive. I have every confidence that her extensive experience, combined with her strong leadership and execution skills will ensure we continue to achieve our growth ambitions for Chubb as a leading general insurer in Malaysia.”


About Chubb

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 approximately 31,000 people worldwide.

Chubb’s operation in Malaysia (Chubb Insurance Malaysia Berhad) provides a comprehensive range of general insurance solutions for individuals, families and businesses, both large and small through a multitude of distribution channels. With a strong underwriting culture, the company offers responsive service and market leadership built on financial strength. Chubb in Malaysia has an extensive branch network and more than 2,600 independent distribution partners (agents).


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