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Insurance company executive

Edmund Sze-Wing Tse was Chinese insurance company executive. Named to The Insurance Hall of Fame, 2003; recipient Distinguished Businessman Year, Taiwan, 1997, Gold Bauhinia Star (GBS), Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, 2001; Honorary fellow, University Hong Kong, 1998.

Background

Tse, Edmund Sze-Wing was born on January 2, 1938 in Hong Kong. Son of Kai-Sum and Chao-Sui (Tsui) Tse.

Education

Bachelor in Mathematics, University Hong Kong, 1960. Decision Support System (honorary), University Hong Kong, 2002. Diploma marketing management program, Stanford University, 1980.

Career

Managing supervisor, Nan Shan Life Insurance Limited company, Taipei, Taiwan, 1970-1974;president, managing director, Nan Shan Life Insurance Limited company, Taipei, Taiwan, 1975-1983;chairman, Nan Shan Life Insurance Limited company, Taipei, Taiwan, 1990;various positions, American International Assurance Limited company, Hong Kong, 1961-1970;president, Chief Executive Officer, American International Assurance Limited company, Hong Kong, since 1983;also board directors, American International Assurance Limited company, Hong Kong. Vice chairman life insurance American International Group, Inc., since 1996. Vice chairman AIGLife Insurance Company, Wilmington, Delaware, since 1992.

Chairman American International Group Life Insurance Company Canada(previously American International Assurance Life Company Ltd., Canada), since 1994. Vice chairman Philippine American Life Insurance Company, since 1992. Vice president Curriculum Vitae Starr & Company, Inc., since 1994, P.T. Asuransi AIU Indonesia, since 1991.

President American International Assurance Company (Bermuda) Ltd., since 1983. President, Chief Executive Officer American International Assurance Company Ltd., since 1983. Chairman American International Group Taiwan Fund Ltd., since 1992, Asia Pacific Assistance Superior vena cava syndrome, Ltd., since 1991, Universal Finance Company, Taiwan, since 1991.

Chairman, president Green Heights, Inc., Panama, since 1986. Managing director, chairman Nan ShanLife Insurance Limited company, Taiwan, since 1979. Chairman American International Assurance Company (Australia) Ltd., since 1985, American Institute of Architects Superannuation Company Ltd., since 1986, American International Assurance Company (Trustee) Ltd., SPC Credit Ltd.

Director China Am.Holding Company, American Institute of Architects Capital Corporation (Holdings) Ltd., Bermuda, American International Group Asian Infrastructure Management Ltd., American International Group Investment Corporation (Asia) Ltd., American International Reins. Company Ltd., American Institute of Architects Capital Corporation Ltd., American International Data Ctr.Ltd., China American Insurance Company (Hong Kong) Ltd., Seacliff Ltd., American Institute of Architects Capital Corporation (BVI) Ltd., American Institute of Architects Pension and Trustee Company Ltd. (previously American International Trustee Ltd.), Equitable Investment Company (Hong Kong) Ltd., Shanghai Jin Jiang-Universal Development Company Ltd., University Grants Commission Singapore Ltd., P.T.Asuransi American Institute of Architects Indonesia, Dana Pensiun Lembaga Keuangan American Institute of Architects Indonesia, Australian American Assurance Company Ltd.

Membership

Governor's advisor International Consultative Conference on the Future Economic Development of Guandong Province, 2005. Chairman statistics and information subcommittee Insurance Council Hong Kong, 1984—1988. National and area chairman Hong Kong Pacific Insurance Conference, since 1985.

Deputy chairman General Insurance Council, 1988—1989, chairman, 1989—1990. Member Hong Kong Government's Insurance Advisory Committee, 1988—1996, Working Committee on Reinsurance and Captive Insurance, 1996—1998, Hong Kong Insurance Industry Coalition, 1996—1998, Hong Kong Forum, since 1998, International Consultative Forum Mayor of Tianjin, China, since 2006. Member election sub-committee Hong Kong Federation Insurers, 1990—1992, trustee educational trust, 1990—1993, deputy chairman, 1991—1992, chairman, 1992—1993.

Executive committee member Business and Professionals Federation Hong Kong, Hong Kong, since 1994. Member board directors Life Insurance Marketing and Research Association (LIMRA), 1994—1997. Member selection committee election of HKSAR Chief Executive and Provisional Legislature, 1996.

Member election committee HKSAR Legislation Council election, 1998, 2000. Member advisory board Mandatory Provident Fund, 1996—1998. Member advisory board Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science program.

Department Statistics and Actuarial Science University Hong Kong, 1998—2006, honorary vice president alumni association, 2003—2006. Member executive committee China Overseas Friendship Association, since 1997. Chairman Asia advisory board Project Health Opportunities for People Everywhere, United States of America, 1997—1999.

Member Hong Kong committee Pacific Basin Economic Council, since 1998. Member career development board Chinese University Hong Kong, 1998—2000, 2000—2002, 2002—2006. Founding member Hong Kong chapter World Presidents' Organization, since 2002.

Member board trustees Fudan University, China, 2003—2007, member council education development foundation China, 2004. Patron Society Registered Finance Planners Ltd., since 2003. Member advisory council Asia Society Hong Kong Center, 2004.

Governor's economic advisor International Consultative Conference Future Economic Development Guangdong Province, 2005.

Connections

Married Peggy Pik-Kin Wai, December 18, 1965. Children: Ada Koon-Hang, Elaine Koon-Ming.

father:
Kai-Sum Tse

mother:
Chao-Sui (Tsui) Tse

spouse:
Peggy Pik-Kin Wai

child:
Ada Koon-Hang Tse

child:
Elaine Koon-Ming Tse