Lin Le, a female senior executive of Kunlun Health Insurance Co, Ltd., has held the post of chairwoman of the company since July.
Lin, born in August 1981, is one of the youngest insurance company chiefs in China.
Lin became Director of Kunlun Health Insurance in June 2018 and was recently promoted to the chairwoman of the company. Previously, she worked as Senior Financial Executive at PingAn of China Securities (Hong Kong) Co, Ltd. and China Minsheng Banking(Guangzhou).
Data show that 65 percent of Chinese insurance companies' chairpersons are between 50 and 59, 15 percent are above 60, and about 20 percent are in their 40s.
Some insurance companies, including Funde Sino Life Insurance, China Post Life Insurance and Agricultural Bank of China Life, are also taken charge by women.
(Source: China Women's News/Translated and edited by Women of China)
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