Allianz Partners has named a new head of its Singapore-based international health products and services business.
Rifka Chaouki will be heading up Allianz Care's international health products and services in Singapore, working closely with local partner, Allianz Global Corporate Specialty, the company said in a statement.
Chaouk, pictured above, has nine years' experience working in international Private Medical Insurance (iPMI) and holds a number of certifications from Singapore College of Insurance, including in Health Insurance, Personal General Insurance, Life Insurance and Investment linked policies. Rifka also holds a Masters' degree in Human and Social Sciences from Paris V University.
Chaouk will lead the sales team in Singapore and be involved in further developing Allianz Care's offering for globally mobile employees in the region. She will also be responsible for managing existing broker relationships and extending the intermediary network.
Alexis Obligi, chief sales and development officer for International Health at Allianz Partners said: "It is a pleasure to welcome Rifka Chaouki to the team. Singapore is such an exciting market for us at the moment, and it is great to see someone with such extensive experience and knowledge of the region join us to help it grow. I wish Rifka the best of luck in the role and look forward to working together."