Euler Hermes has announced a strategic appointment within the senior management of Euler Hermes Asia Pacific (APAC) region, effective 3 September 2018.
Matthew Wells will succeed Gordon Cessford and take up the role of regional market management commercial distribution director of Euler Hermes Asia Pacific based in Hong Kong.
Wells joined Euler Hermes in 2001 and has spent 17 years in various in market management, commercial and distribution roles. He began as new business underwriter for Euler Hermes UK and was later promoted to manager for new business and strategic accounts.
After several years he was appointed to head of broker business UK. He led the distribution and account management team for Northern Europe before he took on the director role for market management and distribution for the Nordic countries 3 years ago.
With his experience in trade credit insurance, Wells will lead the commercial teams for the APAC region to greater success by driving sustainable growth and further strengthening our service offering.