Press Release


Appointment of Deputy General Manager, Finance and Actuarial

28 November 2014 dot 7 mins read

Kuala Lumpur, 28 November 2014 – AIA Bhd. is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Heng Zee Wang to the role of Deputy General Manager, Finance and Actuarial, reporting to Mr. Bill Lisle, CEO of AIA Bhd. Mr. Heng has replaced Ms. Anusha Thavarajah, who has taken on a new regional role in AIA Group in Hong Kong.

Mr. Heng joined AIA Malaysia from AIA Group Office where he served as the Regional Business Development Director. Prior to this, he was the Head of Integration where he coordinated the successful achievement of single licence towards integrating the AIA and ING businesses in Malaysia.

In addition to being responsible for both Finance and Actuarial portfolios in AIA Bhd., Mr. Heng will also oversee Procurement, Enterprise Risk Management and Strategy & Business Planning in his new role.

Mr Heng is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and he holds a First class honours in Actuarial Science from the University of Kent.

AIA Bhd.’s CEO, Mr. Bill Lisle, commented: “I am very pleased that AIA Malaysia has drawn someone like Zee Wang’s talent and credentials on board. With Zee Wang’s vast experience as evidenced in his exemplary leadership strategic advisory role, I am confident he will be a valuable contributor to our Executive Management Team and I look forward to his significant contribution to the growth of AIA Malaysia.”



About AIA Bhd.

AIA Bhd. is a leading insurer in Malaysia, where we have been privileged to do business since 1948. We offer a suite of high quality products including Protection, Health, Personal Accident, General Insurance, Employee Benefits, Retirement and Family Takaful options to meet our customers’ protection and financial security needs at every life stage. Through our wide and diverse distribution footprint which comprises a tied agency force of close to 17,000 members, our exclusive bank partner’s branches nationwide as well as corporate sales teams and brokers, we give our customers the choice of deciding how, when and where they connect with us.

Part of the AIA Group, the largest independent publicly listed pan-Asian life insurance group, AIA Bhd. in Malaysia has the financial strength, experience, service centre network as well as a well-trained team of more than 2,000 staff to serve its 3 million customers nationwide. As at end 2013, AIA Bhd.’s total asset worth was RM42 billion, with a paid-up capital of RM767 million.