Zurich International Life announces new sales and marketing heads in the Middle East

June 30, 2010 9:35 am

Steven brings 13 years of commercial experience in financial services to his new role, the last four of which have been in Sales Management with ZIL in the Middle East. Steven has previously held roles with global insurers working with individual and corporate customers in both domestic and international markets.

Commenting on Philip’s appointment, Mark Hartigan, Chief Executive Officer for ZIL in the Middle East said: “This is excellent news for our business; Philip brings a deep understanding of the Middle East distribution marketplace and will help us drive growth in the region.” Moving on to Steven’s position, Mark added: “Steven has played an important part in driving the growth of the Middle East to date and he is very well placed to continue this in his new role.”

Philip said, ‘It’s a great honour to be selected to head ZIL’s Life distribution team here in the UAE. This role presents me with the opportunity to deliver sustainable and profitable growth by meeting the evolving needs of the market.’