Aon’s credit and political risk team in Asia has hired Christina Chua as assistant regional director.

Chua will be based in Singapore and will be responsible for further developing the risk advisory and placement services for structured trade credit and political risk clients. She will report to regional director and head of structured credit and political risk Miles Johnstone.

Chua has 30 years of international finance experience in Asian markets. Most recently she was principal officer and Asia representative for trade credit insurer Exporters Asia assisting on all trade credit insurance business relating to Asia.

Chua has held senior management roles in corporate banking and emerging markets trade finance at First Interstate, ABN Amro, Standard Chartered and Ecoban in Singapore and Hong Kong.