The Hong Kong Federation of Insurers (HKFI) announced the appointment of its Governing Committee for the term 2018/2019. Mr Pui-leung Chan of China Taiping Insurance (HK) has been named Chairman and Mr Praveen Daswani of Generali Worldwide Insurance has been appointed as Deputy Chairman.
Mr Chan has over 30 years of experience in general insurance with expertise in underwriting and marketing. Mr Daswani has gained extensive experience in the international financial services sector having worked at both regional and international levels in various management roles encompassing business development, operations and compliance.
Under the Governing Committee of the HKFI, there are two Councils responsible for dealing with all technical matters concerning general insurance and life insurance respectively. The General Insurance Council is chaired by Mr David Alexander of Swiss Re while the Life Insurance Council is chaired by Ms Charity Au of BOC Group Life Assurance.