Zurich has announced the appointment of Mr Chris Bendl as President Director for Zurich Topas Life and Country Manager for Zurich Indonesia. He will report to Mr Jack Howell, CEO, Asia Pacific.
Mr Bendl joins Zurich having spent over 23 years with AIG in its international life operations in the Middle East and Southeast Asia and also Manulife. He has held leadership positions in the investment, pension and insurance subsidiaries in Canada, Indonesia, Hong Kong and the Philippines.
He completed a MBA at Queen’s University and holds a BSc degree from the University of British Columbia and is a member of the executive of the Indonesian Life Insurance Association (AAJI).