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Hong Kong, 19 April 2023 – AIA Group Limited (“AIA” or the “Company”; stock code: 1299) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Kelvin Loh as Group Chief Healthcare Officer with effect from 1 May 2023.
Dr. Loh will have overall Group responsibility for the execution of AIA’s Integrated Health Strategy as well as AIA’s health-related businesses. He will be a member of the Group Executive Committee, reporting to Lee Yuan Siong, Group Chief Executive and President.
Kelvin began his career as a physician in Singapore. He brings a wealth of experience backed by a strong track record of delivery in various leadership roles across both the public and private healthcare sectors over the last 26 years.
He was most recently Managing Director and CEO of IHH Healthcare Berhad, a leading global integrated healthcare provider operating more than eighty hospitals across ten markets, where he led the transformation into a fully integrated healthcare platform. Prior to this, he was Group CEO of the Columbia Asia Group, a private healthcare provider with operations across Asian markets including Malaysia, Indonesia, and Vietnam. Kelvin holds a Master of Business Administration as well as a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) from the National University of Singapore.
Lee Yuan Siong said, “Kelvin is highly respected in the industry for his deep experience in managing healthcare provision to deliver the best outcomes for stakeholders, and we are delighted to welcome him to the AIA team. I am confident that under Kelvin’s leadership, the execution of AIA’s Integrated Health Strategy will make health insurance and health care more accessible, more affordable and more effective for consumers. This in turn reinforces the many benefits of our core life insurance business and creates a significant opportunity to accelerate AIA’s profitable growth.”
Dr. Kelvin Loh said, “AIA is the largest health insurer in Asia and I am very excited to join a company that is known globally for its exceptional track record of success and delivery. I look forward to working closely with my new colleagues to advance AIA’s long-term growth ambitions and transform how our customers and our communities experience health insurance and health care across the region.”