Management Committee (2018 - 2019)
Klaus Tomalla | Vice Chairman (General)
Kenneth Ling is the General Manager of AIA Brunei, responsible for overseeing and managing the branch operations. His experience spans more than 30 years within the life insurance industry where he has help bring strong strategic leadership direction into the business and supporting sustainable business growth.
Hj Darryl Hj Maidin | Secretary
Kenneth Ling | Vice Chairman (Life)
Klaus Tomalla is the General Manager of National Insurance Company Berhad where he has been working since 2016. He has been in the insurance industry for more than 30 years. Most of the time he has been working for the German insurer Allianz which is also a shareholder of National Insurance Company Berhad. Klaus worked over 14 years in Moscow/Russia in the General and Life Insurance Sector. Before he was assigned to various projects in Central Eastern Europe, in Mumbai/India and in Cairo/Egypt. He is a bachelor degree holder in insurance and made his apprenticeship in Germany in 1989 in Allianz in Frankfurt/ Main.
Hj Darryl has been working in the financial services industry overseas as a legal advisor since 2004 and has held several positions in management. He is currently the Deputy General Manager at Takaful Brunei Am Sdn Bhd (TBA). Admitted as a Barrister and Solicitor to the Supreme Court of NSW and High Court of Australia he completed his studies in London and Cardiff in the UK before moving to Perth and Sydney Australia. His main area of practice is in corporate and commercial law with a focus in a range of insurance and commercial matters. He has handled portfolios within the large corporate environment and liaised with Government agencies, officers and senior executives from some of the world's largest financial companies.
Klaus Tomalla | Acting Chairman
Mohd Jafar Hj Osman | Assistant Secretary
Mohd Jafar is the Branch Manager of Standard Insurance Gadong Branch since 1997. Before joining Standard Insurance he worked at Asia Insurance Co. Ltd (Brunei) for 5 years. His main responsibilities are to provide updates to the regional manager regarding operating results, insurance trends and competitor methods as well as providing guidance on more complex issues.
Lim Charng Hui | Treasurer
Charng Hui joined Great Eastern Life in January 2016 as the Finance and Administration Manager. His key role is to oversee the financial operations as well as the administrative functions of the company. Prior to joining Great Eastern Life, Charng Hui spent over 5 years as an Auditor with a local audit firm. He has audited the financial statements of companies from various industries ranging from consumer goods such as wholesalers and retailers, construction, motor and business associations as well as remittance and money changer enterprise.