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Mr. Donald P. Kanak Jr.

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Email: d***@***.hk
Local Address: Hong Kong, China
Company Description: In 1994, Prudential Corporation Asia, our Asia Regional Head Office, was established in Hong Kong to expand our operations beyond Malaysia, Singapore and Hong Kong....   more

Employment History


  • Master of Letters , Management Studies
    Oxford University
  • BA , economics
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Juris Doctor
    Harvard Law School
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Donald Kanak, Chairman of ..., 21 Nov 2013 [cached]
Donald Kanak, Chairman of Prudential Corporation Asia, and a Trustee of the Prudence Foundation said, "Disaster Preparedness is a key pillar of the Prudence Foundation.
Donald P. Kanak, Executive ..., 15 Nov 2014 [cached]
Donald P. Kanak, Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, AIG
Actuarial News - News, Actuary Wiki, SOA & CAS exam study materials and more: March 2005 Archives, 1 Mar 2005 [cached]
AIG also announced that the Board of Directors elected Donald P. Kanak, 52, Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer, focusing on Asia and working closely with Edmund S.W.
Previously, Mr. Kanak was Vice Chairman and Co-Chief Operating Officer.
We are also fortunate to have in Don Kanak and Steve Bensinger seasoned executives who will make important contributions to the Company.
I look forward to continuing to work closely with Don Kanak, Steve Bensinger and the entire senior management team.
Donald P. Kanak was previously Vice Chairman and Co-Chief Operating Officer of AIG.
Mr. Kanak joined AIG in January 1992 with responsibility for AIG's life insurance business in Japan and Korea, based in Tokyo. In March of 1995, Mr. Kanak was appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of the AIG Companies in Japan and Korea, and became President and Chief Executive Officer in January 2001. Mr. Kanak was named AIG Vice President in February 1999, and Executive Vice President in 2002.
Prior to joining AIG, Mr. Kanak was President and Chief Executive Officer of the Japan subsidiary of a U.S. life insurer and before that, he was a partner at a multinational consulting firm based in Washington, D.C., specializing in insurance and financial services.
Mr. Kanak is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, the America-Japan Society, the Society of Financial Services Professionals, the Board of Visitors of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the Advisory Committee to the Harvard Law School Program on International Financial Systems.
Mr. Kanak holds a B.A. degree in Economics with highest honors from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Juris Doctor degree with honors from Harvard Law School and a Master's degree in Management Studies from Oxford University, England. He also holds the Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designations of the American College.
The 3rd ASEAN EU Business Summit 2013 -Hanoi, Vietnam, 18 Sept 2013 [cached]
Mr Donald Kanak, Chairman of Prudential Corporation Asia, said: “Prudential is delighted to join other leading companies in sponsoring the 3rd ASEAN-EU Business Summit in Hanoi. This Summit is a unique opportunity to exchange ideas on public-private partnerships that will bolster the development of ASEAN economies. As the leading European insurer and asset management company in Asia, with over 80 years in the region, Prudential appreciates the opportunity to participate in discussions that will help contribute to the long-term economic growth in the region. s one of the fastest-growing regions in the world, ASEAN is witnessing strong growth in the demand for life protection and long-term saving products. With continuing development of its capital markets, ASEAN can provide the funding for business and infrastructure."
Mr Kanak will speak at the Summit's Plenary session on the topic "Joining Forces - Building a stronger ASEAN-EU Partnership for Growth and Prosperity".
Marsh appoints Don ..., 26 Mar 2013 [cached]
Marsh appoints Don Kanak as external senior advisor in Asia-Pacific Role will focus on growth and people strategy
Singapore, 26 March, 2013 - Marsh today announced that it has appointed Don Kanak as Senior Advisor, Office of the CEO Asia-Pacific. Working with Martin South, CEO for Asia-Pacific, Mr Kanak will act as a consultant, providing strategic advice to the senior leadership team on growth, talent and client development.
Mr Kanak, who is based in Hong Kong, is one of the region's most prominent insurance industry figures, having worked more than 25 years in Asia. He will undertake this new role at Marsh in addition to his existing business and professional commitments.
Since April 2008, Mr Kanak has been non-executive Chairman of Prudential Corporation Asia, a business unit of Prudential plc and a leading international life insurer in the region. He held several senior positions at AIG between 1992 and 2005 in Tokyo, Hong Kong and New York, including CEO for North Asia, and ultimately as AIG's Executive Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer. Mr Kanak is a Senior Fellow at the Harvard Law School Program on International Financial Systems, a director of the Pacific Insurance Conference, and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations.
Commenting on Mr Kanak's appointment Peter Zaffino, President and CEO of Marsh, Inc., said: "We are delighted to have someone with Don's capability and calibre join our team.
Mr Kanak added: "Asia continues to be an area of extraordinary growth and opportunity, where there is a mix of both emerging and more mature markets.
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