SCOR has hired Eric Pooi as managing director of the Asia-Pacific Hub, reporting to group chief operating officer Romain Launay. Pooi most recently served as chief operating officer of the Life division for Asia-Pacific. He replaces Ben Ho, who has been appointed Advisor to the managing director of the Asia-Pacific Hub. Pooi is a qualified Chartered Accountant who has been in the insurance industry for over 22 years, covering captive insurance, P&C reinsurance, composite and life reinsurance. Over the course of his career, he has taken on several roles ranging from CFO, COO, HR, IT and Administration. He is currently the appointed chief executive for SCOR Global Life Singapore Branch, as well as the chief representative for the SCOR Global Life Taipei Representative Office.