Sompo Insurance Thailand has appointed Chayanna Siripirom as its new CEO.
Siripirom has 20 years' experience in academic research, business consulting and corporate career in both general and life insurance specializing in actuarial and product development and expanding into finance, and distribution development.
She also currently holds a position of vice president of the Society of Actuaries of Thailand.
Siripirom holds a Bachelor’s degree from Faculty of Commerce & Accountancy, Chulalongkorn University and a Master of Actuarial Science from Boston University; a former senior lecturer at multiple universities in Thailand.
Speaking of the new appointment, Yuji Kawauchi, president and managing director of Sompo Holdings (Asia) Pte Ltd said: “Chayanna’s wealth of knowledge of both the local and regional markets, as well as her intimate understanding of the insurance industry will be a key advantage as we strive to create long-term value for all our stakeholders across the ecosystem,”
Siripirom said: “The insurance industry in Thailand undergoes constant dynamic changes, making it both a challenging and competitive market,”
“My mission is to enhance the full potential that exists within the company, for the primary benefit of our clients and to overall deliver the best solutions for all our stakeholders.”