Ms Loh Guat Lan is the GMD/CEO of Hong Leong Assurance.
Ms Loh Guat Lan is the Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer (GMD/CEO) of Hong Leong Assurance (HLA), a wholly owned subsidiary of Hong Leong Financial Group, the holding company of the financial services division for Hong Leong Group Malaysia.
Ms Loh has 29 years of experience in the life insurance industry. She began her professional career as a Management Trainee with a reputable international life insurance company.
She took on various leadership positions and gained extensive experience in agency management, branch management, agency development, and training. Her last role prior to joining HLA was Vice President & Senior Director of Agency (Malaysia), the first lady appointed for such position then in Malaysia and amongst Asia’s six countries in her previous company.
She joined HLA as Chief Operating Officer of the Life Division in August 2007 and was appointed Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer on 1 September 2009. Under her stewardship, the company has grown exponentially and delivered a solid and consistent financial performance. Today, HLA is the largest local life insurance company in Malaysia.
Ms Loh currently serves as the Chairman of HL Assurance Pte Ltd, Singapore, and a Director of the following companies - HLA Holdings Sdn Bhd; Hong Leong MSIG Takaful Bhd; Hong Leong Insurance (Asia) Limited, Hong Kong; MSIG Insurance (Malaysia) Bhd; L.I.A.M Holding Sdn Bhd and L.I.A.M. Property Sdn Bhd.