Re/insurance brokerage Ed has announced the appointment of David Lim as Chief Executive Officer of Retail for Singapore and Head of Marine for Asia Pacific.
Effective immediately, Lim will be based in Singapore and report to the CEO of Asia Pacific, Stephen Britten.
He joins from Brit Global Specialty Singapore with over 18 years of underwriting, insurance broking and claims management experience.
Having began his career in 2001, Lim has held a number of senior roles in the region including Associate Director (Marine Division, Aon Singapore), Head of Marine Hull and Associated Liabilities (Asia/Middle East, RSA), Vice President (Marine, Allied World) and Head of Marine (Asia, ArgoGlobal).
“Ed is committed to expanding its offering in emerging markets and David brings an impressive set of skills and experience to help further achieve this goal,” said Britten.
“As well as the successful cultivation of teams and the management of clients, David has developed profitable business portfolios and created new channels of distribution for existing and new products in the region.
“David’s extensive knowledge of the market makes him a valuable addition to the team, and I look forward to working with him.”