Etiqa has announced the appointment of Mr Chris Eng Poh Yoon as the new Chief Strategy Officer.
He reports directly to the CEO of Maybank Ageas Holding Berhad, Mr Kamaludin Ahmad, and is responsible for the development and execution of strategic initiatives to support Etiqa's long-term growth.
He headed the Research/Products and Alternative Investments portfolio in Etiqa. He led the Equities and Fixed Income Research team which specializes in analyzing broad macro-economic trends which influence the investment market. He also managed the Products & Alternative Investments’ team which supports existing investment-linked products in Etiqa, and sources for Alternative Investment opportunities for insurance funds.
Mr Eng has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services and consulting industry. He joined Etiqa from OSK Investment Bank, where he served as Senior Analyst. Prior to that, he had previously worked as a sell-side research analyst, an engineer and a management consultant around the region. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering, Electronic and Electrical from University of Leeds. He is a Chevening Scholar with a Master of Philosophy in Engineering from University of Cambridge, and had won numerous awards for equity research.