Now Health International appoints Matt Pinckard to lead Singapore’s growth plans


SINGAPORE, June 29, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Now Health International, the award-winning provider of international private medical insurance (IPMI), has appointed Matt Pinckard as Managing Director of its Singapore Operations to lead the company’s operations in the region.

Reporting to Rob McIntyre, Director of Distribution for Now Health International, Pinckard will lead the company’s efforts to introduce new innovations and technologies to the health insurance industry, building on its recent years of growth. This includes meeting the need of family offices, financial advisory firms and brokers in Singapore for affordable regional and international medical insurance plans.

Singapore’s insurance industry is one of the most developed in Asia and continues to grow, and Pinckard’s appointment comes as Now Health International continues to position itself as a global market leader in the deployment of technology to provide its services in the health insurance industry.

Now Health’s flagship WorldCare plans broke the IPMI mold when they launched in 2011. They were among the first products to offer digital cards in smartphone wallets and became renowned for their fast and accurate claims service. and their state-of-the-art digital tools.

Pinckard joins Now Health International from Singlife as Senior Manager at Aviva and brings over 16 years of experience in the insurance industry, including at Aviva and Zurich.

Zahir Sharif, CEO of Now Health International, said, “The IPMI landscape continues to evolve rapidly, particularly with regard to the central role that technology plays in delivering services to both our channel partners and our members, and no more than in Singapore. .

“Matt’s experience in the industry and specifically in Singapore is second to none, and I am delighted to welcome him to our team as we continue to explore growth opportunities in the Singapore market.”

Pinckard added: “Technology is reshaping the health insurance market, ensuring providers can meet the needs of broker partners and their members, and Now Health International is at the forefront of this evolution.

“I am delighted to join Now Health International and look forward to helping the company achieve and exceed its goals both locally and globally in the months and years to come.”

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Notes to Editors: About Now Health International

The Now Health International (NHI) group of companies provides a variety of customer services globally. In some markets, NHI acts on behalf of insurers, and in other markets, NHI provides consulting, technology, and/or third-party administrator (TPA) services. NHI is one of the fastest growing International Private Medical Insurance (IPMI) solution providers for global expatriates, high net worth individuals and corporations. Now Health has offices in the UK, Malta, United Arab Emirates, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and Indonesia.

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