Ed strengthens Asia Pacific team with appointment of Tommy L. Co

Ed, the global reinsurance, wholesale and specialty broker, today announced the appointment of Tommy L. Co as Executive Director of the Treaty and Facultative team. He takes up his role with immediate effect and will be based in the Ed office in Singapore.

Co brings 35 years of industry experience to the team. He’ll lead them in the drive to deliver the best solutions to clients in the region which add value and help their growth. Co will also identify new business opportunities across Asia Pacific.

Stephen Britten, CEO of Asia Pacific said, “Ed does business differently: with better use of technology, with lower costs and with a more global perspective. Tommy’s deep understanding of the distinct markets across Southeast Asia means we’ll be able to more effectively push out our fresh take on broking right across the region. Our clients are already benefiting from his insights and expertise.

Co joins from ERGO Insurance Singapore where he served as the Chief Underwriting Officer. Prior to joining ERGO, he held a number underwriting and reinsurance roles at Pioneer Insurance Philippines, after having worked for 21 years at Munich Re in various reinsurance and primary insurance roles, including Southeast Asia Head of Property Facultative.