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Philam Life announces new CEO

By Ciara Alarcon - on 4 Jul 2016, 9:54am

Philam Life announces new CEO


Philam Life has appointed Mr. Ariel G. Cantos as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective June 24, 2016.

Prior to his appointment, Cantos held the role of CEO of BPI-Philam, the bancassurance joint venture of Philam Life and the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI).
Cantos joined Philam Life as a management trainee, then, held number senior roles including Profit Center Head of Accident & Health Products, Sales Director of Provincial Agencies, and Sales Director of Provincial Agencies.

However, his most recent position at Philam Life was Senior Vice President and Chief Agency Officer.

“I am truly honored to have the opportunity to lead Philam Life. The outlook for our Company is extremely bright, as we continue to strengthen our distribution channels by advancing our Premier Agency strategy as well as driving bancassurance growth and expanding our portfolio of corporate clients. We will also continue to invest in new technologies and modern facilities to ensure that our advisors are well equipped to provide the best possible experience to our large customer base as we help them to lead longer, healthier, and better lives,” Cantos said.

As CEO of Philam Life, Cantos will lead the team in its commitment to achieve Philam Life’s Vision to become the undisputed leader in life assurance and wealth management in the Philippines.

Source: Philam Life