Life and health reinsurer, Reinsurance Group of America, Incorporated, has announced Stephen T. O’Hearn and Ng Keng Hooi have been appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr. O’Hearn will join the board on October 1, 2020, and Mr. Ng will join in mid-2021, taking the number of RGA directors to 12.
“RGA is fortunate to add the extensive experience of Steve and Keng Hooi to our board,” said RGA President and Chief Executive Officer Anna Manning. “Steve is a global executive with keen insights into the insurance and financial services industries, and his perspectives on risk, regulation, and global strategy will immediately add value to our board. Keng Hooi’s exceptional track record in leading complex and dynamic businesses for the largest life insurers in the world, along with his experiences in highly regulated environments, will enhance RGA’s board oversight as the company continues to seek growth opportunities globally.”
Mr. O’Hearn spent 38 years with PricewaterhouseCoopers, most recently as Global Leader of its 15,000-person Insurance Practice. He is a trained accountant with more than 25 years of expertise as an audit partner.
Mr. Ng has more than 40 years of insurance industry experience, most recently as senior advisor to AIA Group Limited. He was Group Chief Executive and President of AIA Group from 2017 to 2020, and has experience growing the group’s business operations all across east Asia.