TITLE

Interview - Partnerships still the preferred option for Aviva

PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Asia Insurance Review;May2011, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
An interview with Simon Newman, chief executive officer (CEO) at the company Aviva Singapore is presented. He states that he does not see banks acquiring insurance companies in Singapore and if each benefit from partnership while focusing on its core business then there is no need for acquisition. He mentions that the company aims to provide quality and build relationships with its clients. He highlights that starting a new business helps to design model from scratch.
ACCESSION #
67503549

 

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