ArgoGlobal Expands Asia Pacific and Middle East A&H Offering - Argo Group

ArgoGlobal Expands Asia Pacific and Middle East A&H Offering

LONDON – 14 May 2019 – ArgoGlobal, the Lloyd’s insurer and member of Argo Group, today announced the appointment of Zachary Tan as accident and health underwriter, effective immediately. He will report to Michael Scala, chief underwriting officer, Asia Pacific.

“With a strong team in place both at Lloyd’s and in Singapore, ArgoGlobal is determined to further develop a profitable and sustainable A&H portfolio across Asia Pacific and the Middle East,” said Scala. “Zachary’s proven expertise in the region’s A&H market will support Argo’s long-term, strategic interests.”

Tan brings nearly 20 years of insurance experience to ArgoGlobal, having started his career as a business development manager at ACE in 2000. In 2002, he joined Prudential, progressing through a series of business development roles before rejoining ACE as head of A&H brokerage and underwriting in 2007. In 2013, he returned to business development as a senior manager at NGA Benefits Singapore, before joining Tokio Marine Kiln as accident and health underwriter in 2014.





ArgoGlobal is the trading brand of Syndicate 1200 at Lloyd’s, managed by Argo Managing Agency Ltd. The Syndicate offers worldwide property, marine, energy, specialty and non-U.S. liability insurance. Market-leading expertise, knowledge, an innovative approach and focus on its customers, together with the substantial resources, financial strength and international scope of the Argo Group, support ArgoGlobal’s position as a leading player in the Lloyd’s Market. For more information, visit



Argo Group International Holdings, Ltd. (NYSE: ARGO) is an international underwriter of specialty insurance and reinsurance products in the property and casualty market. Argo Group offers a full line of products and services designed to meet the unique coverage and claims handling needs of businesses in two primary segments: U.S. Operations and International Operations. Argo Group’s insurance subsidiaries are A.M. Best-rated ‘A’ (Excellent) (third highest rating out of 16 rating classifications) with a stable outlook, and Argo Group’s U.S. insurance subsidiaries are Standard and Poor’s-rated ‘A-‘ (Strong) with a positive outlook. More information on Argo Group and its subsidiaries is available at


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