Sun Life Financial has announced the appointment of Roger Steel as CEO of Sun Life Hong Kong.

In his new role with Sun Life Financial, Mr Steel will strengthen the business performance and expand the operations of Sun Life Financial in Hong Kong. Mr Steel has held various leadership roles in the insurance industry and has more than 10 years of industry experience in Asia, particularly in Taiwan and Korea. Prior to joining Sun Life Financial, Mr Steel was chairman of Hana Life Insurance Company in Korea.

Stephan Rajotte, president of Sun Life Financial Asia, said: Roger Steel is a highly seasoned insurance professional with extensive experience and networks in the industry. With his exceptional management strength, he will provide the strategic direction and insights necessary to drive our sustainable growth in Hong Kong.