Peak Reinsurance, the multi-line Hong Kong based reinsurer, has appointed Helen Qian Mei Hong as director for China market.
Qian has 23 years of insurance and reinsurance experience with in-depth knowledge of the Chinese insurance and reinsurance industry.
Prior to joining Peak Re, Qian held senior positions in various insurance companies such as China Pacific Property Insurance and Ping An Property & Casualty Insurance, which she last served as general manager of the reinsurance department.
Franz Josef Hahn, chief executive officer of Peak Re, says: “We are excited to have Helen with us. With the extensive experience Helen has within the Chinese insurance and reinsurance market, together with our existing outstanding underwriting and analytics team, Peak Re is able to build the strong China team to serve our clients. This appointment is a strategic move for Peak Re in stepping up as one of the leaders in this important market.”
Peak Re sees China as a key market. With support from major shareholder Fosun Group, Peak Re has established a solid presence in the Chinese reinsurance market.