8th Asia Trusted Life Agents & Advisers Awards cast spotlight on 16 winners

| 27 Jul 2023

The 8th Asia Trusted Life Agents & Advisers Awards (ATLAA) concluded yesterday evening, celebrating 16 winners recognised for their outstanding contributions and performance.

Held at the ParkRoyal Collection, Marina Bay, Singapore, the ATLAA returned as an in-person event for the first time in three years.

The winners were chosen from 77 finalists shortlisted from over 200 nominations from 14 markets and 38 different companies across Asia. 

A distinguished judging panel, made up of 18 CEOs, senior executives, heads of associations and industry experts, participated in a rigorous and transparent two-stage judging process with KPMG as scrutineer. 

In the first stage, remote judging was conducted to select the finalists.

In the second stage, judges gathered to deliberate and to pick the winners through a secret ballot via a virtual meeting. 

The winners, representing Thailand, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Korea, Taiwan, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Singapore, the Philippines and Malaysia, are as follows:




Insurance Agent of the Year

Ambagaha Hewage Sajeew Pushpitha,
Softlogic Life Insurance, Sri Lanka

Financial Adviser of the Year

Tran Thi Huyen Trang,
Manulife Vietnam

Rookie Insurance Agent of the Year

Wong Ho Yan Catherine,
Manulife (International) Limited

Insurance Agency Leader of the Year

Dato’ Sri Norman Pang,
Allianz Life Insurance Malaysia

Rookie Insurance Agency Leader of the Year

Hung Pei-Chi,
Cathay Life Insurance

Digital Agent/Agency Leader of the Year

Huang Ming-Fong,
Nan Shan Life Insurance Co, Taiwan

Employee Benefits Consultant

Maybel Heng,
Prudential Assurance Co Singapore

Inspirational Agent/Leader of the Year

Choi JungMin,
AIA Korea

Health Insurance Agent of the Year

Dr. Haruthai Kraiwapan,
AIA Co. Ltd Thailand

Bank Partner of the Year

Amret Microfinance Institution, Cambodia

Employee Benefits Provider of the Year

AIA Singapore

Digital Transformation of the Year

Taiwan Life Insurance Co., Ltd

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lin Yim Fai Alan,
AIA International

Young Executive of the Year

Huang Tai-Yu,
Cathay Life Insurance

Executive Champion of the Year

Benedict Sison,
Sun Life of Canada (Philippines), Inc.

Insurance Company of the Year

AIA Singapore


The awards were organised by Asia Advisers Network and Asia Insurance Review, with co-organiser LIMRA and strategic partner AIA.

For more information on the awards and to download the Awards Booklet, visit: https://www.asiaadvisersnetwork.com/Awards