Walter de Oude named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year

We are pleased to share that Walter de Oude, Founder and Deputy Chairman of Aviva Singlife Holdings, has been named EY Entrepreneur of The Year™. 


The EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ programme celebrates unstoppable entrepreneurs whose unbounded ambitions deliver innovation, growth and prosperity that transform our world. 


Walter stablished Singlife in 2017 with the vision of creating a digital connected financial ecosystem that makes money work harder for a mobile-first generation of customers. Starting by reshaping how insurance is delivered digitally and efficiently, and following with the launch of the Singlife account, Singlife transformed how customers think about insurers for the better. Under Walter’s leadership, Singlife successfully acquired a 75% stake in Aviva Singapore in Singapore’s largest insurance deal to bring two complementary companies together to build a homegrown insurer serving over one million customers.


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