Global reinsurance, wholesale and speciality broker, Ed, has appointed Abhishek Chhajer to a newly created position as head of credit, political risk and surety solutions, effective 1 April 2019.
Chhajer will be based in Singapore and will report to Stephen Britten, CEO of Asia Pacific.
Chhajer brings over 16 years’ experience and joins from Standard Chartered Bank where he most recently managed a project on buyer underwriting. Prior to that he managed the underwriting P&L for Markel’s credit and political risk insurance division in the Asia Pacific region.
Britten, CEO of Asia Pacific said: “Abhishek has hugely impressive global experience in the credit insurance market as both an underwriter and as a broker, with an in-depth knowledge of the Asia and Middle East regions.His ability to build successful teams from the ground up will be essential in increasing Ed’s footprint in the region and will better enable our broking network partners to offer credit, political risks and surety solutions.”