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 in 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, maintaining responsibility for Business Development and Technology Development.
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 Stichting Forsettlement (The Netherlands).
Mandates and positions held
Managing Director Asia (MD)
Member of the Board of Directors
2015 - 2019
2019 - 2023
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 Directors of Stichting Forsettlement
Supervisor Board member of Taiping Life Insurance Company Limited
Member of the Board of Muang Thai Life Assurances PCL
Member of the Board of Muang Thai Holdings Co Ltd
Positions held with other listed companies
Other positions held
Vice-Chairman of the Flemish-Chinese Chamber of Commerce (FCCC)