JLT Re Thailand appoints managing director

Appointee relocates to his home country after being recruited from an industry rival

JLT Re Thailand appoints managing director

Insurance News

By Gabriel Olano

Global reinsurance brokerage JLT Re has appointed Khun Parkpoome Nivatvongs (Poome) as managing director for Thailand. Based in Bangkok, Poome joins from competitor Willis Re.

A new addition to the company’s Asia Pacific management team, Poome will report to Kenny Moyes CEO of Asia, JLT Re.

Before being hired by JLT Re, Poome was a divisional director at Willis Re, and was based in Singapore. He also simultaneously headed the firm’s Thailand operations. He has held several management roles in Asian Reinsurance Corporation and Tokio Marine, as well as reinsurance manager for Southeast Insurance in Thailand.

Stuart Beatty, JLT Re’s chief executive officer for Asia-Pacific, said: “Poome is a great addition to JLT Re as we continue to expand in the region, our dynamic culture and strategic focus means we can attract industry leading expertise.

“For us to continue to grow and add value to clients it is important that we establish a strategic presence ‘in country’ and we feel that there are excellent growth opportunities for JLT Re in Thailand.”

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