Until his retirement in late 2016, Douglas Henck served as Chairman & CEO of Aegon Asia, which comprises all of Aegon N.V.’s (and Transamerica’s) insurance businesses in Asia with 3,000 employees in eight countries. He previously held executive positions at Aetna International, AIG Life Division, and Sun Life Financial. He qualified as a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries in 1978. He currently serves as a Senior Advisor to Nuebridge Consulting and to Assured Enterprises, a cybersecurity firm.
Prior to joining Aegon, Mr. Henck served as Chief Financial Officer at the Bahá’í World Centre. During his time in Israel, he also served on the Board of Supervisors of China Pacific Life Insurance Company.
Mr. Henck was elected Chairman of the Asian Corporate Governance Association in 2014 and served until 2018. He is a Past Chairman (1997) of the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and served two terms as Chairman of the Asia Pacific Council of American Chambers of Commerce. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Harmony Program, a New York based charity providing music lessons to economically disadvantaged children; SolHEALTH, a non-profit organization that works to maintain health and prevent illnesses in the developing world; the Leadership Council of the School of Science at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; and the International Advisory Board of the Bahá’í Chair for World Peace at the University of Maryland.
Education: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, BS