September 17, 2020
Pembroke, Bermuda, September 17, 2020 – PartnerRe announced today that John Mok will join the Company in February 2021 as CEO, Life & Health Asia Pacific.
As CEO of the Life & Health business in Asia Pacific, Mr. Mok will assume responsibility for further developing and growing PartnerRe’s Life & Health business in the region. He will be based in PartnerRe’s Singapore office and will report to Marc Archambault, CEO Life & Health and Group Executive Committee member.
Commenting on Mr. Mok’s appointment, Mr. Archambault said, “ I am very pleased to welcome a reinsurance professional with the experience and track record John has, in particular in Asia Pacific. We believe in the growth potential of these markets and Asia Pacific is an important part of growth plans for the Life & Health business. Mr. Mok’s appointment underlines our commitment to the region, and to continuing to deliver reinsurance solutions and value added service to our clients in Asia Pacific. I look forward to leveraging John’s experience to continue to build the team, develop profitable business and grow the Life & Health business.“
Mr. Mok brings 18 years experience in the Life & Health (re)insurance industry in Asia Pacific. He joins us from Swiss Re, where he most recently held the position of Head of Client Markets in Japan, where he led Swiss Re Japan’s growth strategy for both their Life & Health and Property & Casualty business. Prior to that, Mr. Mok held various positions responsible for Life & Health markets in Japan, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, after starting his career in Australia in both insurance and reinsurance industries. John is an actuary, and graduated with a Masters of Commerce majoring in Actuarial Studies in Macquarie University in Sydney.
PartnerRe Ltd. is a leading global reinsurer that helps insurance companies reduce their earnings volatility, strengthen their capital and grow their businesses through reinsurance solutions. Risks are underwritten on a worldwide basis through the Company’s three segments: P&C, Specialty, and Life and Health. For the year ended December 31, 2019, total revenues were $7.9 billion. At June 30, 2020, total assets were $25.2 billion, total capital was $8.3 billion and total shareholders’ equity was $6.9 billion. PartnerRe maintains strong financial strength ratings as follows: A.M. Best A+ / Moody’s A1 / Standard & Poor’s A+.
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