AIA has announced the appointment of Mr Daisuke Iwase as Group Chief Digital Officer and a member of the AIA Group Executive Committee, with effect from July 1.
Mr Iwase currently serves as President of Lifenet Insurance Company (“Lifenet”), a listed digital direct life insurance company in Japan. He co-founded Lifenet in 2006 and took the company public on the Tokyo Stock Exchange in 2012.
Prior to co-founding Lifenet, Mr Iwase started his career as a strategy consultant with The Boston Consulting Group in Tokyo before establishing the Japan office of a US-based technology venture capital firm and working in an international private equity firm. He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and an LLB from The University of Tokyo.