Mr Clemens Philippi is appointed CEO of Euler Hermes ASEAN, with responsibility for the company's activities in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. He was the deputy chief executive officer for Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) Japan before being promoted to regional head of market management. Prior to joining Allianz, Mr Philippi held various senior positions in AON Luxembourg and London. Based in Singapore, his appointment is with effect from August 17th, 2017.
Mr Benoit Ganzmann has been appointed chief executive officer of Euler Hermes China, based in Shanghai, with effect from September 1st. He previously worked for Euler Hermes in China for several years before being promoted regional risk director in 2015. Benoit has a strong track record of portfolio quality improvement and driving enhanced claims and collections capabilities in the region.
Mr Ganzmann succeeds Mr Victor Jiang who joined Allianz China General Insurance as chief transformation officer in July.
Both Mr Clemens and Mr Ganzmann will report to Mr Holger Schaefer, head of Euler Hermes APAC region.