Generali Global Corporate & Commercial (GC&C) appoints Head of Casualty Underwriting in Asia

Hong Kong – Generali Global Corporate & Commercial (GC&C) announces the appointment of Wendy Law as Head of Casualty Underwriting Asia, effective from 8th November. Based in the regional hub in Hong Kong, Wendy is responsible for leading the Casualty business across the region.

Commenting on the appointment, Axel Roesner, Head of Generali Global Corporate & Commercial Asia said, “We are very excited to announce the appointment of Wendy Law as Head of Casualty within our underwriting business. With a strong track record and technical background in liabilities reinsurance business we are confident that Wendy is well positioned to take this key part of our business forward, continuing to strengthen GC&C’s capabilities and position across the Asia region.”

On her appointment, Wendy commented, “I am thrilled to be joining the Generali Global Corporate & Commercial team and support all the colleagues to continue speaking the language of our clients and providing them with best-in-class solutions and underwriting expertise”.

Wendy joins Generali from Starr Insurance Companies, where she served as the Head of Liability with responsibility for the profitability, portfolio management and underwriting performance of the general liability businesses. Wendy has over a decade of experience in both corporate and commercial business and the Lloyd’s market and mainly overlooking in Asia region including Mainland China, Korea, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore and South-East Asia.  Wendy spent her initial years at Catlin before joining Tokio Marine Kiln, where the scope of her role was increased to include managerial responsibilities and to develop junior underwriters in different offices.

Generali Country Italy and Global Business Lines is the largest unit within the Group, leader in the Italian retail insurance market and is amongst the major insurance players worldwide focusing on corporate business. Via its two units, Generali Global Corporate & Commercial (GC&C) and Generali Employee Benefits (GEB) it caters the needs of medium and large businesses by providing flexible, custom tailored insurance solutions in P&C and Life, health protection, and pension plans to local and expat employees of multinational companies. 

Generali Global Corporate & Commercial (GC&C) offers P&C insurance and service solutions to medium-large companies and brokers in over 160 countries around the world, with a total premium income of € 2.2 billion in 2020. Thanks to its solid global experience, knowledge of the local markets and the corporate sector, the unit offers integrated and personalized solutions in property, casualty, engineering, marine, aviation, cyber e specialty risks. Through its experts in Multinational Programs, Claims and Loss Prevention, GC&C guarantees companies the same level of assistance and protection over the world.