People

SHASI NAIR

SHASI NAIR

Chief Executive Berkley Insurance Asia
A lawyer by training, Shasi has over 23 years of industry experience in Financial Lines underwriting as well as senior management roles across Asia Pacific and the Middle East markets. He is one of the pioneers in the development of Financial Lines business in Asia.
AARON YIP

AARON YIP

Chief Executive, Hong Kong Branch Berkley Insurance Asia
Aaron has over 20 years of insurance industry experience having worked in Malaysia, Singapore, Shanghai and Hong Kong. He has held key roles as a broker, Financial Lines underwriter and in senior management. He is a graduate of the University of Bristol, UK.
MONIQUE STIP

MONIQUE STIP

Chief Financial Officer Asia
Monique has over 18 years of financial reporting and control experience in financial services industry, having worked in The Netherlands, United Kingdom and Singapore. She holds a Master of Science degree in Economics and is a Chartered Accountant at the Royal Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants.
AMOS CHAN

AMOS CHAN

Regulatory Compliance Officer Asia
Amos has over 6 years of insurance experience. A former insurance regulator, he has supervised both direct insurers and reinsurers in Singapore, and has also worked in actuarial, risk management and compliance roles within the industry. He graduated from Nanyang Technological University with First Class Honors for his Bachelor of Business degree.
SRILA BHATTACHARYA

Srila D. Bhattacharya

Business Analyst & Project Manager Berkley Insurance Asia
Engineer by Training (VTU India). Business analyst by passion. Srila has spent 12 years in IT; designing, developing and supporting software products for Insurance and other industries.

HONG KONG

RODEN TONG

RODEN TONG

Deputy C.E.O. – Hong Kong
Head Of Claims, Financial Lines – Asia
Roden has over 10 years of industry experience in Financial Lines and Specialty Claims across the Asia region. Early years in private legal practice mainly act for insurers on insurance related litigation and disputes resolution. He is a practicing solicitor and a Council Member of the Law Society of Hong Kong, SAR.
SICA QUAN

SICA QUAN

Head Of Claims North Asia
Sica has over 20 years of industry experience. Her expertise includes the intricacies of multinational claims, as well as property and casualty claims.
ESTHER KWOK

ESTHER KWOK

Head Of Financial Lines & Casualty
Greater China
Esther heads our Financial Lines for Greater China, leveraging over 10 years of industry experience as an underwriter and broker.
JOBY LAU

Joby Lau

Head of Casualty, Hong Kong Berkley Insurance Asia
Joby has over 12 years of insurance experience as a broker and Casualty underwriter. She earned a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from the Coventry University, UK.
MANSON MA

Manson Ma

Head of Marine, Greater China Berkley Insurance Asia
Manson heads our Marine Lines for Greater China, leveraging over 13 years of industry experience as an underwriter and broker. Manson holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration majoring in Risk and Insurance Management, a Master of Science degree in International Shipping and Transport Logistics, and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Global Political Economy. Manson is also a Senior Associate of ANZIIF.
FELIX HUI

FELIX HUI

Underwriter, Financial Lines & Casualty Greater China
Felix focuses his passion and attention to detail on underwriting financial lines and casualty risk. He majored in industrial engineering at Northeastern University and graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management from the University of Phoenix.

SINGAPORE

CASSANDRA LEE

CASSANDRA LEE

Head of Financial Lines S.E. Asia
Cassandra has over 8 years of industry experience in Financial Lines underwriting across the Singapore and Asian markets. She is a graduate of the National University of Singapore, majoring in Communications and New Media.
ERNEST TENG

ERNEST TENG

Senior Underwriter, Financial Lines S.E. Asia
Ernest joined Berkley after several years as a Financial Lines broker in a major international insurance broking firm. He holds a Bachelor of Science (Economics) from Singapore Management University and an Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ACII) from The Chartered Insurance Institute, UK.
CAROL LEONG

CAROL LEONG

Underwriter, Financial Lines S.E. Asia
Carol has over 19 years of insurance industry experience with 7 years of underwriting in Financial Lines and managing a book of SME business. A diploma holder in Business Administration and Marketing from RSA, and a member of UCLES Group.
JU-ANN LEE

JU-ANN LEE

Head Of Marine Asia / India / Mid. East
Ju-Ann has over 17 years of Marine underwriting experience in Asia, covering direct and reinsurance markets. She is a Chartered Insurer of the Chartered Insurance Institute and graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Business with Honours in Insurance.
QUEK KENG SENG

Keng Seng Quek

Marine Senior Underwriting Manager Asia
Keng Seng has over 30 years of Marine underwriting experience, covering direct and reinsurance markets. He has extensive dealings with the Asian markets and business partners. He is also a regular lecturer at the Singapore College of Insurance, having had a lecturing stint in a local tertiary institution.
PING PING LIM

PING PING LIM

Underwriting Manager, Marine S.E. Asia / India / Mid. East
Ping Ping has over 20 years of industry experience as a broker, claims handler and underwriter in the Marine classes. She is experienced in both direct and reinsurance, focusing on Singapore and other Southeast Asian markets. She is a graduate from the Nanyang Technological University with a major in Insurance.
LESLIE CHEW

LESLIE CHEW

Head Of Property & Casualty Asia / India / Mid. East
Leslie has over 16 years of insurance experience with Casualty and International Programs underwriting across Asian markets. He is a lawyer and has been admitted to the Victoria State Bar in Australia and the Sarawak State Bar in Malaysia.
RACHEL TAN

RACHEL TAN

Underwriting Manager, Property & Casualty S.E. Asia / India / Mid. East
Rachel has over 12 years of industry experience in underwriting, reinsurance and portfolio management in Property and Casualty classes. She was responsible for developing profitable business and underwriting risks through new and existing broker networks in Singapore. Rachel is a graduate from University of London, SIM.
AYUKO UEHARA

AYUKO UEHARA

Casualty and Financial Lines Underwriter - Japan Desk
Ayuko has over 26 years’ experience in Japanese P & C and Life insurance market, managing claims and operations for international insurers. Her experience includes both local and multinational claims handling in all lines of business, in direct and reinsurance markets. She is a graduate of Sophia University in Tokyo.
ADELINE LEE

ADELINE LEE

Head Of Claims S.E. Asia / India / Mid. East
Adeline has over 25 years of technical and claims management experience in the industry. Prior to joining Berkley, she worked with various international firms in similar positions. She holds an Associateship of the Chartered Insurance Institute, along with a Bachelor in Law through the University of London.
NICOLE KHONG

NICOLE KHONG

Claims Manager S.E. Asia / India / Mid. East
Nicole has 20 years of experience in insurance claims management across various lines of businesses. She holds a Bachelor of Business degree majoring in Insurance from the Nanyang Technological University and is a member of The Chartered Insurance Institute with an Advanced Diploma in Insurance (ACII)

W/R/B UNDERWRITING DIVISION AT LLOYD’S INSURANCE COMPANY (CHINA) LTD

HEIDI ZENG

HEIDI ZENG

Director of Property & Casualty W/R/B Underwriting Division at Lloyd’s, Shanghai
Heidi has over 10 years of underwriting and management experience for direct and reinsurance business with a background in Financial Lines and Commercial Insurance underwriting. She holds a Master’s Degree in Economics from the Renmin University of China.
AMY YIN

AMY YIN

Head of Casualty W/R/B Underwriting Division at Lloyd’s, Shanghai
Amy has over 7 years of experience in Casualty underwriting for direct and reinsurance business, specializing in the Life Sciences and Technology segments. She holds a Master’s Degree in Journalism from Xiamen University and also a Certificate Graduate from Johns Hopkins University-Nanjing University Center for Chinese and American Studies.
JACK ZHAO

JACK ZHAO

Casualty & Life Sciences Underwriter W/R/B Underwriting Division at Lloyd’s, Shanghai
Jack has two years of experience as a Life Sciences Research Analyst. He has a bachelor's degree in Pharmacy from the Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.
QIUCHEN TANG

QIUCHEN TANG

Casualty & Life Sciences Underwriter W/R/B Underwriting Division at Lloyd’s, Shanghai
Qiuchen has over 2 years of experience in Casualty underwriting at a leading professional reinsurance company in China. He holds a Master’s degree in Finance from Renmin University of China.

JAPAN

LEO TAKAGI

LEO TAKAGI

Chief Representative Officer BIA Japan Services
Leo is the Chief Representative Officer for BIA Japan Services. During his over 20 years of experience in the Japanese property and casualty insurance market, Leo has held key underwriting, country and regional management roles. He is a graduate of Occidental College in the US.

MALAYSIA, (Labuan)

RAMA KRISHNAN NAIR

RAMA KRISHNAN NAIR

Marketing Director Berkley Insurance Company (Labuan Branch)
Rama Krishnan has extensive experience in senior management roles for market distribution and technical operations; for both conventional insurers and takaful operators in Malaysia.
LOH KIAT YOONG

KIAT YOONG LOH

Deputy Marketing Director Berkley Insurance Company (Labuan Branch)
Kiat Yoong has extensive experience in underwriting and reinsurance positions; for both conventional insurers and takaful operators in Malaysia.