Welcome to our newsletter, Asia Update, where you can read news and updates from our Asia Pacific team at Markel International.
In this January 2018 edition, we look back at the last half of 2017. Our main highlight in 2017 was Markel Asia’s 10th Anniversary Party held at ME@OUE in August. We also launched Fintech insurance to Asian start-ups in November. Featured was also our CSR initiative in Bangkok last November, comprising teams from our Asia offices. You can read Tim’s reflection on his past 16 months with Markel and our latest addition to the Trade Credit team, shared his thoughts on Foreign direct investment in Asia. Matt touched on the shipping and insurance industries and review of 2017. Read the latest edition here.
The main highlight of our January edition of Asia Update featured Markel Asia team’s CSR initiative in Battambang, Cambodia, held in November last year. Matt shared his thoughts for 2017. Ada covered on Product Liability in Asia whilst Andy touched on the challenges and opportunities in the Kuala Lumpur market. Helena shared her feedback on the terrorism workshop that was held in Shanghai for our Chinese clients. You will also find Qianhai’s review on the China market in 2016, Bennett’s report on the GTR conference in Singapore, and our new appointments in 2016. Read the latest edition here.
In the July edition of Asia Update, we featured our main event on the Trade Credit 5th Anniversary Party that was held at Fullerton Bay Hotel in May. We also shared about Markel Singapore – Service Level Audit 2016 conducted earlier this year, whilst Simon Moi shared on the latest Interactive technology developed to assist cedants. You can also read Matt Cannock’s review at the Asia Pacific Maritime conference and Chay Wilkinson shares his thoughts on Claims in the Singapore Market.” Read the latest edition here.
In our winter edition of Asia Update, we held our third annual market seminar at Fullerton Hotel on the topic of Risk Management at $50 a barrel with speakers from IMCA and Pareto Securites alongside Li Shengnan and Abhishek Chhajer sharing their insights. Luke Tidey shared on the current marine market, whilst Chay Wilkinson reported on the Annual Claims Conference Asia 2015 and Claims Vision. Abhishek Chhajer also shared on the Lloyd’s Day Event in Mumbai and the Malaysia Insurance Summit in KL. You can also read on our new appointments and our office move. Read the latest edition here.
In our latest edition of Asia Update, we talk about the latest events across Asia including a seminar on insolvency and the Markel energy yacht day. We also talk about the exciting opening of the Markel underwriting division of Lloyd's China, whilst Mark Warrilow reports from Mumbai with a review of India Rendezvous and Matthew Cannock makes tribute to Lee Kuan Yew. You can also read about the latest appointments and upcoming events in Asia. Read the latest edition here.