AXA XL’s APAC marine boss to take on global role

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AXA XL has appointed Sundeep Khera (pictured) as head of marine, UK & Lloyd’s market, effective July 01, and global head of hull, effective immediately. 

Khera is currently head of marine, Asia-Pacific at AXA XL, based in Singapore. In his new roles, he will be responsible for driving strategic, profitable expansion across the UK & Lloyd’s region and the division’s global hull books of business, according to a statement by the insurer.

In July, Khera will step down from his Asia-Pacific role and relocate to London.

Khera has been with AXA for more than eight years, joining as a regional

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Singapore insurance agent numbers remain steady

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This was in response to a question in Parliament by Patrick Tay Teck Guan, MP for Pioneer SMC, regarding the number of people working as insurance agents in Singapore from 2010 to 2020 as well as various breakdowns of the numbers.

As of 2020, the total number of life, general, and composite insurance agents in Singapore was at 19,219. Data for general insurance agents was not available for 2010 and 2011, while in 2012, there was a total of 16,527 insurance agents across all segments.

The gender breakdown was quite even, while Singapore citizens making up around 90% of the

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