Ms Lily Zhu

Lily is responsible for leading the finance, actuary and reinsurance at Zurich, and focuses on achieving financial targets, capital and solvency management, strategy development, talent development, risk management and building a strong financial infrastructure.

Lily’s career spans almost 20 years, beginning in China in 2000 when she graduated from Monash and returned to China to join AIG China as a management associate. She progressed through a number of leadership roles across finance and risk, including finance manager for AIG’s Shanghai branch, financial and reporting controller for the Zurich China Beijing branch, and chief risk officer and chief financial officer for Zurich China.

A native of Tianjin, Lily holds a bachelor’s degree in business (accounting) from Monash, and an MBA from Monash Mount Eliza Business School. She serves on the board of Shanghai Overseas Returned Scholars Association.

Lily is a Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA), a Fellow Member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (FCMA) and a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA).