Bloomberg interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

“We had overwhelming support from our shareholders to pivot our company towards Asia, which means more of our efforts will be focused on the growth opportunities here,” said PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou on Bloomberg TV. On health insurance, Nic expressed that Prudential is always looking at ways to expand its operations, raise awareness and innovate offerings, such as Pulse by Prudential, to make insurance more accessible and affordable. He sees opportunities in the rise of middle class and the rapidly ageing population, especially in Asia. 

MWBBG PCA Website 1

Bloomberg Half Year 2019 Results interview with Mike Wells

In this interview, Prudential plc Chief Executive Mike Wells discusses half-year 2019 results, the business in Asia, the demerger of M&GPrudential and Brexit planning. 

Visit
Mike Wells on BBG 640x480

Bloomberg interview with Prudential plc Chief Executive Mike Wells

Bloomberg interviewed Group Chief Executive Mike Wells on the launch of Pulse by Prudential, an all-in-one AI-powered app that helps users manage their health anytime, anywhere. Mike also shared his thoughts on the group's Asia strategy.

Visit
CDF_Xinhua interview with Nic_640x480

Xinhua interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

Prudential Corporation Asia (PCA) Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou spoke to Xinhua on the sidelines of the China Development Forum 2019 held in Beijing on 23-25 March. Nic is optimistic about the outlook for the China insurance market and expects the market to grow around 13% annually over the next 10 years as changing demographics and regulatory support continue to fuel a rise in medical consumption and demand for insurance products. To meet the growing demand, PCA will focus on developing sophisticated products while improving its online capabilities and user experience.

Visit

CNBC interview with Prudential plc Chief Executive Mike Wells

Prudential plc 2018 Full Year Results

Thought leadership_health_640x480

Prudential: Asia’s rising middle class faces health protection gap

With medical consumption expected to rise at a faster rate than GDP across Asia, the burden on the public purse is set to increase. The insurers' key challenge therefore, is how to raise consumers’ awareness of the availability, affordability, accessibility and value, of insurance cover. Read this article written by Prudential Corporation Asia Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou, and find out how Prudential combines its leading capabilities in life insurance and wide range of offerings with Babylon’s market-leading AI technology to make healthcare affordable and accessible for all.

Visit
BT-640x480

Business Times Singapore interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

Asset management and health protection are expected to be key pillars of Prudential’s expansion in Asia over the next five years, said Prudential Corporation Asia (PCA) Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou. In a recent interview with Business Times Singapore, Nic talked about PCA’s growth prospects and strategies to expand its health and wealth businesses in the region. He highlighted major initiatives such as Prudential’s partnership with Babylon Health to offer AI-powered value-added services, as well as PCA’s asset management arm, Eastspring Investments securing a licence in China to set up a wholly owned unit to manage non-retail funds.

Download
Reuters interview_640x480

Reuters interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

Prudential is keen to make acquisitions in Asia and is eyeing distribution partnerships with banks in countries including Indonesia and Vietnam to boost growth, PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou said in an interview with Reuters. Higher sales in markets including China, Hong Kong, India, and Malaysia are guiding Prudential towards its goal of doubling the Asian business in size every five to seven years. “We are agency-focused in those markets, but we would love to do more on the distribution side,” Nic added, referring to markets including Indonesia and Vietnam. “We are on the lookout for right partners.”

Visit
AIR_640x480

Asia Insurance Review interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

In an interview with Asia Insurance Review, PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou shared the company’s plans to accelerate growth of its Asian business and create more long-term value for its customers. Nic also outlined three priority areas in the pursuit of growth for PCA – expanding its distribution footprint, further developing its health business, and offering a more seamless experience for customers by using technology to improve service efficiency.

Download
China Beijing_640x480

AsianInvestor interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

In an interview with AsianInvestor, PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou discussed Prudential’s strategic ambitions and focus on expanding its China businesses, as part of the company’s broader effort to continue growing across the Asia region. “There are growth opportunities everywhere, and China is one,” said Nic Nicandrou, “China is the third largest life market in the world, and it’s still highly underpenetrated.”

Visit
AAM_640X480

Asia Asset Management interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

Asia provides a multi-decade opportunity as people become wealthier and realise they have something to protect, said Prudential Corporation Asia (PCA) Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou in an interview with Asia Asset Management. The Asia business is the growth engine of Prudential, with more than 55% of the Group’s business and more than half of its customers and employees. PCA has quadrupled its profits in the last 10 years, and is looking to double it every five to seven years.

Download
NicNicandrou_640x480

China Daily interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

In an interview with China Daily, Nic Nicandrou discussed the significant impacts and implications to the insurance and asset management industries in China following the country’s recent reform and opening-up policies, as well as the growth potential which could be six times bigger than it is today. Nic also added that Prudential is investing to hire more talents, enhance its technology capabilities and expand its footprint in China in order to effectively reap the success that China is enjoying.

Visit
AI_640x480

Bloomberg interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

Prudential is boosting technology investment in Asia as part of its plans to double earnings in the region in coming years. Prudential Corporation Asia Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou told Bloomberg in an interview that the company would raise its annual spending to 300 million pounds (USD427 million) from this year in areas such as automation and online sales and support to attract younger customers who are increasingly expecting instant service.

Visit

CGTN interview with PCA Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou

In an interview with China Global Television Network, Nic Nicandrou speaks about stronger regulations on the back of a merger between CIRC and CBRC, the intended demerger of Prudential plc's businesses from a position of strength, and the company's continued investment and growth plans in China.

CNBC's Squawk Box (Asia) - Prudential Asia CEO on its Asia expansion plans

Prudential Corporation Asia Chief Executive Nic Nicandrou spoke on CNBC about the company’s plans to modernise its business and increase its footprint across Asia. He also shared his views on the untapped opportunities in the region, including the huge protection gap and evolving needs of the rising middle class in Asia.

Back to Top