Head of Property Underwriting

Job Title: Head of Property Underwriting
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Malaysia
Salary: Competitive package
Reference: 000656
Contact Name: Christian Fischbach
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 27, 2019 14:52

Job Description

Top tier global insurer is currently seeking an experienced Property Underwriter to lead the Property Underwriting division for the Malaysia office while managing and growing a book of business.  Reporting directly to the Head of Commercial Underwriting in Kuala Lumpur, this role will take responsibility for all property underwriting as well as driving change and pushing the boundaries of traditional underwriting processes. 

You will be a technically strong property underwriter with at least 10 years of experience in Asia, ideally with exposure to the Malaysia markets.  You will be willing to challenge traditional methods and able to bring innovative and fresh ideas in terms of underwriting processes.  You will possess proven management experience as will take oversight of a team in the Kuala Lumpur office. 

Risk Engineers with property underwriting exposure will also be considered.