AuthorTom Duncan

Managing Director, Head of Insurance and Wealth
Grab Financial Group

Tom is the Head of Insurance and Wealth at Grab Financial Group (GFG), where he oversees the strategic direction and development of the insurance and wealth offerings in GFG. He and the team are on a mission to help millions of people in Southeast Asia access simple and flexible financial services, by using technology and data to design innovative digital solutions.
Prior to joining Grab, Tom was part of the early team at Chubb Digital, where he was Head of Digital Partnerships APAC. In this role, he built strategic partnerships with technology companies and financial institutions across Asia. Tom has over 15 years experience in financial services including at ANZ and Barclays in Australasia and Singapore. He has also been part of several startups including as Head of Partnerships for an insurtech-focused digital consultancy and as COO of an early stage HR tech startup.
Tom has a Bachelor of Commerce in Economics and Finance from the University of Otago in New Zealand and an Executive MBA from INSEAD.
A New Zealander by nationality, Tom has lived in Singapore for the last nine years with his wife and three young children. Outside of work he likes to get into the outdoors with his family, including on trips back to New Zealand.

3 Posts

EP 132 – Tom Duncan – MD Insurance and Wealth – Grab Financial Group – What Are the Metrics You Manage To?

The Asia InsurTech Podcast was catching up with Tom Duncan, the Managing Director Insurance and Wealth at Grab Financial Group to dicuss financial inclusion, the power and limitations of embedded insurance and how social media can help increase awareness. Listen to our other episode with Tom here. Michael WaitzeHi, this is Michael Waitze, and welcome […]

EP 55 – Tom Duncan, Hendra Tan, and Mike Eksteen – Insurance Innovators – Can We Speed That Up Through Technology?

In this episode, AIP founder Theresa Blissing recorded at Insurance Innovators Indonesia in Jakarta. She is joined by Tom Duncan, the head of insurance at Grab, Mike Eksteen, the VP of Digital at Chubb Asia Pacific and Hendra Tan, the President Director (CEO) at PT. OneConnect Financial Technology Indonesia. The panel is discussing the importance […]