HSBC Insurance (Asia) Limited and HSBC Life (International) Limited (collectively known as "HSBC
Insurance") has announced the appointment of Mr Edward Moncreiffe as the Hong Kong CEO, HSBC Insurance, with immediate effect. Based in Hong Kong, Mr Moncreiffe will oversee HSBC's insurance and pension business in Hong Kong.
Mr Moncreiffe has been the Interim CEO and Head of Distribution Head of Insurance Hong Kong since the beginning of 2017. During this period, HSBC Insurance executed its ambitious growth agenda under his leadership. Achievements include the launch of the market-leading ONEdna mobile genetic testing proposition and the launch of the flagship Wealth Goal Insurance Plan.
Since joining HSBC Group in 2005, he has served in a variety of senior executive positions across Broking, Underwriting, Reinsurance, Life and Non-life insurance business lines as well as working in Group Strategy. Prior to moving to Hong Kong in 2016, he was Head of Life and Pensions for HSBC Brazil, and had previously held the positions of Global Head of Partnerships and Global Head of Retail Insurance.
Currently, he is a Life Insurance Councilor of the Hong Kong Federation of Insurers. He holds a BA (Hons) from University of Durham, UK and a MBA from University of Chicago Booth School. He is also a Chartered Insurer of the Chartered Insurance Institute.