Anantharaman SridharanPresident Director
Anantharaman Sridharan (Anantha) is the President Director of FWD Life Indonesia. Anantha is responsible for the overall development of FWD’s business operations in Indonesia.
Anantha has nearly 20 years of experience in the life insurance industry, predominantly in distribution management. He has successfully set up and managed large agency distribution teams in India, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines and overseen agency operations in Thailand, Malaysia and Sri Lanka.
Anantha oversaw the strategic development of FWD Group’s agency channel before he was appointed as CEO of FWD Life Vietnam in April 2016.
Prior to joining FWD, Anantha was a Regional Chief Agency Officer at AIA, managing agencies across various emerging markets of South East Asia, looked after distribution, product and customer strategy.
Before his tenure in AIA, he worked at AXA and Prudential across various Asian markets. He was one of the first sales team members at Prudential in India, going on to spend a total of eight years with Prudential, four years each in India and Vietnam.
Anantha started his career in FMCG industry in India, and he holds a Bachelor of Pharmaceuticals (Hons) and an MBA in Marketing.