Willis Towers Watson announced the appointment of Mr Scott James Burnett as head of corporate risk & broking (CRB) for Asia, with immediate effect.
Mr Burnett, who is also currently head of Willis Towers Watson’s Asia region, will now also head up the overall operations of CRB Asia. He will continue to be based in Singapore.
This strategic appointment is part of a key business drive to grow Willis Towers Watson’s strength and accelerate its CRB growth ambitions in Asia.
Over the last two years, Willis Towers Watson has seen strong growth of its CRB business in Asia, particularly in the North Asian markets, Indonesia and Malaysia, with optimistic growth plans for the business as countries in Asia ride the next wave of economic and technological changes ahead.