Bupa announces new MD
Bupa has appointed Robert Lang as managing director of its International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) business. Robert joins Bupa from UBS, where he was a managing director in the bank’s European Wealth Management division. He has more than 10 years’ experience of the insurance sector having held various roles within HSBC including managing director of insurance, Hong Kong; head of insurance, HSBC Europe and UK; and chief executive officer, HSBC Life UK.
Stuart Fletcher, CEO, said:
“Robert’s sector knowledge and record of success in running large insurance businesses in multiple markets will see him bring valuable expertise to Bupa that will help us grow our international private medical insurance offering. I’m delighted he’s joining us at such a pivotal point in our development and look forward to his arrival.”
Robert Lang, said:
“Bupa’s strong position in the IPMI market, coupled with its ambitions for growth, makes it an exciting time to be joining the company. It is a privilege to be joining such an accomplished team and I look forward to working with them for the benefit of our customers around the world.”