05 August 2020Nexus Appoints Justin Yeo as Head of Nexus Accident & Health, Asia
PRESS RELEASE: Insurance intermediary holding company Nexus Group (“Nexus”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Justin Yeo as Head of Nexus Accident & Health, Asia to further boost its ambitions in the region.
Based in Singapore, Justin will join the new Nexus Accident & Health division that has been created to build a diverse global Accident & Health account and will report to Managing Director Peter Slot.
Peter Slot, Managing Director, Accident & Health, Nexus Underwriting Management Limited, said:
“I am delighted that someone of Justin’s calibre is joining the team as this clearly demonstrates Nexus’ strong commitment to expansion in the region. Justin will drive forward our Accident & Health business in Asia including China and will work with existing Nexus colleagues in Hong Kong and Labuan to develop and implement our overall strategy.”
Justin joins Nexus from Aspen Singapore Pte Ltd where he was previously Director and Head of Accident & Health responsible for establishing and developing Aspen’s Accident & Health presence in Asia. Prior to that he held various Accident & Health underwriting positions with Starr, Chubb and AIG.
Justin Yeo, Head of Asia, Nexus Accident & Health division, said:
“I’m pleased and excited to be part of the Nexus team as I believe that, given the inherent strengths of Nexus and its people, we have a great opportunity to develop and build the Asia Accident & Health portfolio by adding value and providing solutions for brokers and clients.”
Nexus established a presence in the region in June 2015 and now employs ten people focussing on delivering the specialist expertise associated with a global MGA. Classes of business already underwritten out of the Nexus offices in Hong Kong and Labuan include Marine Cargo, Financial Lines, Specialist Property and Structured Solutions.