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BENCHMARK Announces the Winners of the 10th Wealth Management Awards - Wealth Protection

[January 17, 2020 | Hong Kong]

Hong Kong – We are delighted to announce that the region’s most prestigious BENCHMARK Wealth Management Awards is celebrating its tenth anniversary! As a profit-for-purpose organization, we pledge to continue to drive best practices in the finance community by honoring the Best-in-Class Awardees and Outstanding Achievers in the Hong Kong Wealth Protection industry. 

By industry consensus, the industry “OSCARS” determines its winners by a committee of 17 industry veterans, a netizen popularity assessment and the BENCHMARK Insurance Quality Study 2019 with 2,000 qualified respondents (liquid assets of USD100K) and insights from active, prospective and non-prospective viewpoints from Hong Kong and China. 

The awards program focuses on the Five Key Pillars, where participating companies in Hong Kong will be assessed along the capability of 1) Brand Strength, 2) Governance, 3) Client Journey and Experience, 4) Product Propositions, and 5) Digital Satisfaction.  

“It has been intriguing to see how emerging players have accelerated in our annual Insurance Quality Study. Leaders who embraced this journey that focuses on ethical practices along our five pillars of strength should be applauded,” said Ms. Elsa Pau, CEO of WealthAsia.

Senior representatives from numerous companies in Hong Kong collected 35 trophies at Conrad Hong Kong on January 14, with Sun Life Hong Kong being crowned “Insurance Company of the Year”. AXA Hong Kong and Macau were awarded “Ad of the Year” and the “Brand of the Year”. FTLife Insurance Company Limited won the “Social Media Engagement Award” and, AMG Financial Group was crowned “IFA of the Year (over 100 seats).”

The ceremony was well attended by senior management of awarded companies, with Mr. Arnold Yeung (AMG Financial Group), Ms. Andrea Wong (AXA Hong Kong and Macau), Mr. Boris Wong (BOC Group Life Assurance Company Limited), Mr. Michael Ho (Chubb Life Insurance Company Ltd), Mr. Gerard Yang (FTLife Insurance Company Limited), Mr. Cillin O’Flynn (Generali Life (Hong Kong) Limited), Ms. Cynthia Sit (Sun Life Hong Kong), Mr. Allan Yu (Tahoe Life Insurance Company Limited), Mrs. Hazel Etherington (Transamerica Life (Bermuda) Ltd), Mr. K. P. Tay (YF Life Insurance International Ltd) and, together with their senior management team participating. (Names of senior representative listed in alphabetical order by the name of awarded company.)

For more information about the BENCHMARK Wealth Management Awards, click here 

Senior management of winning companies gathered on January 14, 2020, at Conrad Hong Kong to celebrate the success of the best achievements in the financial sector of Hong Kong
Sun Life Hong Kong being crowned the “Insurance Company of the Year 2019”
(L-R) Meet our honorable judges and supporting partners: Nikhil Dama, Wyman Leung, Chris Kyme, Adeline Tan, David Piesse, Alexandra Tracy, Roger Steel, Sunshine Farzan, Elsa Pau, Agnes Koon, Arvind Sundaresan, Deric Wong, Chris Hewison, Marc Baloch, Edmund Lee, Joanna Tang

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About the Awards
The BENCHMARK Wealth Management Awards is an annual award recognizing Mass Affluent Banking, Insurance and Financial Planning Advisories. The awards are safeguarded by a group of independent and high caliber veterans sitting on the judging panel across the region. The process involves a six-month journey including meeting a set of meticulous criteria, company visits, and assessment of the brand’s popularity.

Winners 2019
Winners of 2019 and their Winning Categories, click here

Awards Gala Ceremony 2019
Photo Gallery, click here
Video Footage, click here

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