Dr. Hak Hong Soo has been appointed as the new president and CEO of Generali Life Assurance Philippines, Inc. (Generali Philippines). He previously served as the Regional Head of Health and an Executive Member of the International – Asia Regional Office.
“We are glad to confirm Dr. Soo’s appointment and his ability to lead our growth plans in the Philippines,” said “Jaime Anchustegui Melgarejo, CEO at Generali International.
“The Asia region is an important engine of profitable growth for our Group and we remain committed to investing in our people to drive this,” he said.
In his previous role, Soo oversaw the International Asia Business Unit and played a key role in the firm’s business transformation and regional health business development.
He is also an Associate Member of the Society of Actuaries and holds a Ph.D. in Insurance, Economics, and Econometrics.
“Generali has entrusted me to continue growing Generali Philippines and servicing our valued customers in the country. As their Lifetime Partner, I am confident that “We” at Generali Philippines will continue to provide sustainable propositions, value-added services and a caring experience,” said Soo, who succeeds Reynaldo Centeno, who retired on December 31 2022.