Yvette Templar
Yvette Templar
vice president, marketing & communications, Asia Pacific
Allied World Assurance Company, Ltd

Since 2015 Yvette has been Vice President, Marketing & Communications for Allied World’s Asia-Pacific operations. As a member of the regional leadership team, Yvette is responsible for driving growth of Allied World’s commercial, small business and personal insurance solutions through brand, product, social, PR and customer communications channels. Since 2020, Yvette has also been leading APAC’s strategic broker relationship and client engagement activities.


Yvette has a background in brand consulting, with a focus on consumer brands and financial services. In the early part of her career she worked at Landor, Dentsu and Interbrand in Sydney, Tokyo and London respectively. She joined the insurance industry in London in 2008 as RSA’s Global Brand Manager, before spending time leading brand and marketing activity for MORE TH>N’s direct-to-consumer portfolio of personal home, motor and pet insurance


Yvette holds a Bachelor of Commerce with a Major in Marketing and a Certificate in Advanced Japanese from the University of New South Wales. Outside work, Yvette is Vice-Chair of The Marketing Society’s Singapore chapter, is on the Advisory Board for the CMO Council and provides pro-bono strategic marketing support to the Tabitha Foundation, working to improve the lives of some of the most vulnerable women and children in Cambodia. Yvette is a proud working mum of 3 young children, loves to travel and like all good Australians, enjoys watching (and sometimes playing) a wide variety of sports.