Filip Coremans holds a Master of Business Administration Degree in International Business Finance, a Master’s degree in Actuarial Sciences and a Bachelor Degree in Applied Economics, all from Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium.
He has been active in the Insurance industry for 30 years, his entire professional career. He joined ING Insurance Belgium in 1990 where he became Deputy Director overseeing the Save- and Investment product lines both in Insurance and banking. In 1998, he was appointed as Corporate Controller in KBC Insurance Belgium and joined Ageas by the end of 2002.
At Ageas, Filip Coremans held various senior management positions in the Asian entities. He has been Executive Director and CFO of our operations in Malaysia until 2007, was the CFO of IDBI Federal Life insurance company in India until 2009 and was then appointed Regional CFO/CRO of Ageas Asia overseeing the finance, investment, risk, and actuarial domains for Asia region. He served as non-Executive director on the Boards of our operations in China, India, Hong Kong, and Thailand.
With effect from 1st July 2014 Filip joined our Group Executive Committee as Chief Risk Officer and executive director of ageas SA NV, with responsibility for Compliance, Legal, Risk, Human Resources, IT and Office Support. As of June 2019, he took up the role of Chief Development Officer with responsibility for Human Resources, Business Development and Technology development. As of November 2020, he was appointed Managing Director of Asia, with the additional group responsibility overseeing the CDSO function (Business Development, Technology Development and ESG.)
Furthermore, he serves as director on the board of Ageas Insurance International NV (Belgium).
As non-executive director, he serves on the boards of Ageas Federal Life Insurance Co Ltd (India), Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co Ltd (India), Taiping Life Insurance Company Limited (China), Muang Thai Life Assurances PCL (Thailand), Muang Thai Holdings Co Ltd (Thailand) and Etiqa insurance PL (Singapore).
Mandates and positions held
2020 until present - Managing Director Asia (MD)
2014 until present - Member of the Executive Committee of Ageas
2019 - 2020 CDO Ageas
2014 - 2019 CRO Ageas
Other mandates within Ageas
Director of the Board of Directors of Ageas Insurance International NV.
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Ageas Federal Life Insurance Co Ltd
Member of the Board of Directors of Royal Sundaram General Insurance Co Ltd
Member of the Board of Muang Thai Life Assurances PCL
Member of the Board of Muang Thai Holdings Co Ltd
Member of the Board of Etiqa Insurance Pte. Ltd
Member of the Supervisory Committee of the Board of Taiping Life Insurance Company Limited