With a collective industry experience of more than 125 years, our executive and leadership team offers an excellent blend of global backgrounds, subject matter expertise and sharing of a common vision, while embracing inclusiveness, diversity in views and gender.
We are well-positioned to drive our Sun Life – Clients for Life vision in Singapore, Asia and around the world.
Chief Executive Officer
Belinda Au is the Principal Officer and Chief Executive Officer of Sun Life Singapore. As the CEO, she is responsible for overall strategic management and development of the business operations in Singapore.
Belinda also has oversight of, and provides strategic guidance to the leadership team of, Sun Life’s Bermuda business with the Chief Executive of Sun Life Financial International reporting to her.
Belinda has a wealth of experience in the financial services industry, including various in-country and regional senior leadership roles. Her career spans over 25 years across various business lines: multi-channel distribution (agency, international brokers, bancassurance, local FA’s, direct sales teams), HNW strategy, marketing, digital transformation, operations and customer relationship management.
Prior to this, Belinda was the General Manager of Distribution and Marketing at Sun Life Hong Kong. Under her leadership, the Individual Life & Health business saw a substantial growth, while the size of the agency force doubled. During her tenure, she also established an enduring HNW business and deepened partnerships with financial intermediaries through strategic alliances.
Belinda holds a Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science and Applied Mathematics from the University of Toronto, Canada, and a Master in Business Administration from the University of Hull, U.K. She is an avid golfer and loves running.
Chief High Net Worth Officer
Michael Wei is the Chief High Net Worth Officer of Sun Life Singapore. With close to 20 years of experience in the life insurance and banking industry, Michael brings with him an expertise in the HNW & UHNW segment and oversees the distribution, partnership engagement and marketing strategy. He started his career as a financial adviser and achieved the illustrious Million Dollar Round Table (MDRT) award at the age of 22 before going on to establish his career progressively in HNW advisory, channel management and strategic planning.
Before joining Sun Life, Michael was the Senior Vice President in Citibank Regional Insurance, overseeing 17 markets across APAC & EMEA, where he was responsible for strategic planning, business management and digital innovation. Prior to his regional role, Michael was at Manulife Singapore, where he last held the position of Head of HNW Strategy & Solutions (Agency, FA, International Brokers).
Michael holds a Bachelor of Science (Finance) from the University College Dublin and a Diploma in Information Technology from Nanyang Polytechnic. He enjoys reading, listening to music, travelling and the occasional hike in the wilderness.
Head of Underwriting
Gregory Wildhaber is the Head of Underwriting of Sun Life Singapore. In his role, his main responsibility is to deliver fair and consistent underwriting decisions based on Sun Life’s Underwriting philosophy, strong mortality results that are consistent with expectations, while maintaining relentless Client focus.
Before joining Singapore, Gregory was Director of Underwriting in the Sun Life Financial International High Net Worth life insurance business. He has over 30 years of insurance industry experience prior to his role as Head of Underwriting.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts from St. John’s University. He earned the designations of Fellow, Academy of Life Underwriters (FALU), and Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI). He was honoured with various credentials and accreditations in customer service, project management, and the certified life underwriter programs. Gregory likes scuba diving, traveling, all varieties of music, and reading.
Head of Operations
Patrick Ryan is the Head of Operations of Sun Life Singapore. He is responsible for working with our Distributors to create Client for Life solutions during the new business onboarding and in-force policy servicing processes.
Patrick has over 25 years of experience in the life insurance industry, including 15 years supporting High Net Worth Clients in Hong Kong, Singapore and offshore international markets. His vast and diverse set of experience includes marketing, business systems analysis, claims administration and operations. Prior to his appointment to Sun Life Singapore, he served as Director of New Business and Administration Operations for Sun Life Bermuda’s International Life business.
Patrick holds a Bachelor degree in Business with emphasis in Finance and Accounting, a Master of Information Systems Management degree, and several designations from the Life Office Management Association including his FLMI.
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