Kim Leng Teh is appointed as Regional Chief Operating Officer (COO) and member of the Board of Management of Allianz Asia Pacific effective August 1, 2022.
He succeeds Jon-Paul Jones who will be assuming a new position at Allianz SE as Global Head of Business Transformation in Global Commercial.
Kim Leng brings tremendous expertise to his new role with over 30 years of experience. He has helmed senior leadership positions at insurance organizations, focused on driving transformational and digital-led customer-centric programs and operations.
He joins us from Prudential Assurance Malaysia Berhad where he was Chief Transformation and Operations Officer, responsible for the strategic direction and implementation of the digital agenda to optimize productivity and support business growth. He also served as Chief Technology Officer at AIA Malaysia from 2012 to 2016 and spent 13 years in ING Malaysia where his last position was Chief Information Officer.