Richard Goh Ah Hong
Chairman / Director
Chairman / Director
Richard Goh has been involved in insurance business for more than 4 decades in various segments of the operations. He was in Insurance Accounting then proceeded to learn insurance initially in the Facultative line for 6 years. Moving forward, he was an underwriter for Property, Marine, and various Miscellaneous Accident lines for another 6 years.
He also has experience in Retail Direct Broker for 4 years before moving back to Retail Insurer as Head of Marketing and Sales as well as Products Development. Prior to the Current Position, he was the Chief Executive Officer of a Labuan Composite Insurance Group having operation in Indonesia, Philippines, and Myanmar. Having a Diploma in Accounting is an added advantage attach to his vast working experience.
LLB (Hons), Barrister at Law, ACII Chartered Insurance Practitioner
Ian Lim has over 20 years of experience in the international and Asia region for insurance and reinsurance business. Currently he is one of the owner and Director of the Acurra Group. Prior to that, he has worked in big companies such as Jardine Lloyd Thompson Reinsurance (JLT Re), QBE Reinsurance Co. - Singapore Branch, Sydney Reinsurance Co. - Singapore Branch, and Sirius International Insurance - Singapore Branch. From the period of 2002 to 2005, he is the Managing Director for BMS Associates Ltd. in Singapore and Labuan, Malaysia
Principal Officer and Director
C.A (M), CPAA, CIRM, CMII
Ahmed Farouk Aripen is a Chartered Accountant from the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Certified Practicing Accountant from CPA Australia, holds a B.A in Accountancy from the University of South Australia, Certificate in International Risk Management (CIRM) from the Institute of Risk Management, UK and a Certificant of the Malaysian Insurance Institute (CMII).He started his career in 1994 with the international audit firm Coopers & Lybrand and then with Ernst & Young followed by a career in the construction and engineering industry as a management accountant.
In 2002, he ventured into the insurance industry in Labuan through Etiqa Offshore and then Challenge Group as insurance and underwriting manager, specialising in captive management, reinsurance broking and accounting, risk management, compliance and corporate governance. In 2015 he joined Labuan Reinsurance as the AVP for Finance & Accounts and in 2018, joined the Archipelago Group taking the role of the Principal Officer and Director of the PCC operations and the Group Chief Financial Officer.
Operations, Finance & Admin Executive