Trust Re has announced the appointment of Kevin Quek to General Manager of its Labuan licensed branch office.
In his new role Quek will manage the branch’s growing team to ensure consistent delivery of services across all of Trust Re’s Regional Centres.
Thommy Thomas, Labuan Branch CEO welcomed Quek to the team; “The Labuan Branch welcomes Kevin on board; this further strengthens our regional expertise and commitment to be the Reinsurer of Choice for our Asian-based partners.”
Before joining Trust Re, Kevin served as Head of Asia-Pacific Specialty at Endurance for 8 years, and before that worked for XL Catlin as Senior Underwriter.
Commenting on the appointment, Kamal Tabaja, Group Chief Operating Officer, said; “On behalf of Trust Re’s Executive Council, I am very pleased to welcome Kevin to our team.
“With his extensive experience in the Asian markets, we are confident that he will bring further added value by leading our dynamic operation and team as we seek further penetration of our brand in Asia.”
Quek is a Singaporean national and holder of a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, he brings 25 years of insurance and reinsurance experience to his new role after having begun his career in underwriting with Munich Re in 1992.
On his appointment, Quek said; “I am delighted to join Trust Re to lead the team in Malaysia. I look forward to building on its strong franchise and its unique position in the Asian market.”