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Argenta Underwriting Asia is a wholly owned subsidiary of Argenta Holdings Limited, a specialist holding company trading in the Lloyd’s Insurance Market. Established in 2009 as a service company on the Lloyd’s Asia platform in Singapore, we offer access to worldwide reinsurance and insurance solutions and the expertise of our highly experienced underwriters.

Our office in Singapore is a key part of the strategic development of the Argenta Group. It signifies our long-term commitment to the Asia Pacific region and our desire to offer real-time service of the highest quality through a strong local presence.

Our Sydney branch and participation as a division of Lloyd's China in Shanghai underline our desire to project our capability across the region to better serve our business partner wherever they are located in Asia Pacific.

Classes of business

Business is underwritten on behalf of Syndicate 2121 in the following classes:

  • Accident and Health 
  • Cargo and Specie/Fine Arts
  • Marine Hull and Machinery
  • Marine Liabilities
  • Marine War
  • Offshore Energy
  • Offshore Construction
  • Power/Utilities
  • Property
  • Terrorism
  • Treaty Reinsurance (Property)
  • Trade Credit
  • Political Risk

Argenta Underwriting Asia Pte. Ltd.

138 Market Street
#04-03 CapitaGreen
Singapore 048946

Des Carbery

Managing Director

+65 6603 1061
Scott Sykes

Principal Underwriter

+65 6603 1064
Carol Chan

Underwriting Assistant

+65 6603 1078

David Yee

Property Underwriter

+65 6603 1068
Emeriene Heng

Assistant Underwriter, Marine

+65 6603 1066
Ye Choo Lee

Assistant Underwriter, Cargo & Specie and David Yee’s title to Underwriter, Property

+65 6603 1065

Jasmine Tan

Underwriting Assistant, Energy

+65 6603 1069
Viji Ninan

Financial Controller

+65 6603 1067
Cindy Gunawan

Underwriter, Trade Credit/Political Risk

+65 6603 1074

Argenta Underwriting Asia - Sydney Branch

Tim Higgins, Underwriting Director - Sydney Branch

+61 (0) 282 789 060
Argenta Underwriting Division of Lloyd's China, Shanghai

Coco Peng, Director of Underwriting

+86 21 6162 8140
Rory Kane

Underwriter, Upstream Energy

+65 6603 1079

Simon Wilmont-Smith

Underwriter, Terrorism/Political Violence

+65 6603 1071

Placing a risk with Lloyd's in Singapore

Lloyd's Asia Service Companies are able to trade with any broker and there is no requirement to use a Lloyd's broker.

If you are a broker and wish to place business with Lloyd's Asia Service Companies please view the class of business matrix here.

General enquiries

Lloyd's Asia General Enquiries
+65 6499 9330