Hiroki Miyamoto will return to Singapore to take up his new role as CEO and a board member. 

International (re)insurance broker UIB has announced the appointment of Hiroki Miyamoto to the board of UIB Holdings.

Miyamoto will also become CEO of UIB Asia Reinsurance Brokers Pte Limited in Singapore with immediate effect. In his role, Mr Miyamoto will oversee UIB’s Asian operations and work closely with the Japanese team to manage and service UIB’s Japanese clients.

Bassem Kabban, Chairman and CEO of UIB Holdings (UK) Limited (UIBH), the parent company of the UIB group of companies, said: “Hiroki comes with a wealth of experience and contacts in the Japanese insurance and international reinsurance markets, including London, Europe and Asia. I have no doubt he will bring a new synergy to our growing group.”

Miyamoto added: “I am enormously excited about returning to UIB in Singapore as the CEO and spearheading the development of the pan Asian group, with a focus in the Japanese markets. I am committed to building for the future by attracting and retaining the best talent from the broadest pool of talent.”