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Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE:AWH) announced today two appointments to its General Casualty Division in Asia: Daphne Boon to the position of Vice President, Head of General Casualty (Asia), and Christie Huang Shuying to Assistant Vice President.

14.11.2016 - 15:14:48

Allied World Asia-Pacific Strengthens Casualty Team with Two New Appointments

Ms. Boon joins Allied World from AIG where she worked for 10 years after completing her degree in business, specialising in actuarial science. She served as the Head of Casualty Department, managing one of the largest casualty portfolios in Singapore with additional leadership responsibilities for Indonesia.

Ms. Huang also joins from AIG, where she worked for eight years, initially as an underwriter before progressing up to a Casualty Underwriting Manager last year. She holds a degree in business management from RMIT University under the Singapore Institute of Management.

About Allied World

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG, through its subsidiaries and brand known as Allied World, is a global provider of innovative property, casualty and specialty insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World offers superior client service through a global network of offices and branches. All of Allied World's rated insurance and reinsurance subsidiaries are rated A by A.M. Best Company, A by Standard & Poor's, and A2 by Moody's, and our Lloyd's Syndicate 2232 is rated A+ by Standard & Poor's and AA- by Fitch.

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