Angela Kelly

Angela Kelly

Chief Executive – Swiss Re International SE Singapore Branch & Head Casualty Asia Pacific – Swiss Re Corporate Solutions

Angela has been in the insurance industry for over 25 years. She began her career as a trainee broker with Marsh & McLennan in Melbourne before moving to Willis as a Professional Lines broker. With ten years broking experience Angela made the move into professional lines underwriting with AIG, which led to a role at GIO where Angela successfully established and grew the Victorian professional lines business. Following which, she took up an opportunity to move into Reinsurance with Swiss Re focusing all liability lines.

Initially Angela worked as a Casualty facultative underwriter in Melbourne, before moving to Sydney as Head of Casualty Facultative followed by taking up the role of Facultative Head Casualty, Asia based in Hong Kong.
With the establishment of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, Angela transitioned into the role of Head of Casualty Asia Pacific and made the move to Singapore. With Swiss Re International SE obtaining an insurance license in Singapore in 2013, Angela assumed the role of Chief Executive of Swiss Re International SE Singapore Branch.

In her dual role, Angela is responsible for setting and executing the South East Asia strategy for Corporate Solutions, ensuring proper oversight and governance of the Singapore branch, managing key relationships in the region and providing stewardship of the Casualty business across Asia Pacific.

Angela holds a Masters of Commercial Law from Melbourne University, Bachelor of Commerce (Ins. & Mgt) from Deakin University and is a Fellow of ANZIIF.