Alan Merten has over 20 years of experience working with life insurance, indonisia health insurance for expatriates, wealth management and pensions. His new position will see him take responsibility for growing Manulife Indonesia’s business by using their sales force, partnerships and bancassurance distribution channels to develop their individual insurance, group insurance, pensions and wealth management offerings.
Mr. Merten previously spent three years as the Chief Executive Officer of Manulife Provident Funds Trust Company in Hong Kong, successfully growing their Group Insurance and Provident Fund business to where it now manages USD 8 billion (EUR 6.3 billion) in funds for approximately 1 million customers.
Robert A. Cook, Senior Executive Vice President and General Manager of Manulife’s Asia operations, said “Alan has a strong track record in significant leadership positions since joining Manulife. His expertise and depth of life insurance industry knowledge are great assets to Manulife. His appointment as CEO and President Director will ensure that Manulife Indonesia will remain the leading choice for Indonesian customers for strong, reliable, trustworthy and forward-thinking solutions for their most significant financial decisions.”