Howden Re, the reinsurance arm of the global broking group, has hired Doreen Tan from Aon Reinsurance Solutions Asia as Director, ASEAN Treaty / Retrocession, based in Singapore and reporting to Stephen Warwick, Head of Treaty for Asia Pacific.
In her new role, Tan takes on responsibility for servicing clients and markets across the Asia Pacific region as part of the reinsurance broker’s expanding treaty reinsurance unit dedicated to the region.
Tan brings more than ten years of actuarial and reinsurance broking experience in Sydney and Singapore to Howden Re, most recently serving as a Non-Marine Retro broker with a specialist focus on Asian property retro at Aon Reinsurance Solutions Asia.
Earlier in her career, Tan served as Head of Analytics / Actuarial Services and as a Treaty Broker at UIB Asia.
Stuart Beatty, Managing Director and Head of Asia Pacific at Howden Re, commented: “Doreen’s appointment reflects our continued strategy to attract and recruit talented individuals to enhance the scale and depth of our reinsurance offering in Asia Pacific.
“We will continue to hire experienced individuals across our offices in Hong Kong, Singapore and Sydney to deliver more choice and a fresh alternative for Asia Pacific clients.”
Warwick added: “As clients face challenging market conditions, we are ensuring we have the best teams in place to provide superior levels of expertise and service. It is our firm belief that attracting the best talent is the decisive factor in delivering optimal solutions for clients, and we are therefore building our Asia Pacific team with talent as the top priority.”