About Us
About Us



Associates Limited

Archipelago Associates Limited (AAL) is an InsureTech enabler specialist offering unique tech expertise to incumbent insurers, as well as to other new-age firms across Asia. Since our inception, we have generated significant interest from insurers who share their trust in our commitment for progress, innovation and determination for the best insurance experience.



  • Health Monitor App

    Through wearable gadgets, smartphone sensors, smart locations and our branded wearables.

  • Food Quality Control

    A blockchain system that tracks every stage of food production, from farm to fork.

  • Flourish Food Label

    Entrusting this blockchain system into digital format for creating food security standard.

  • Data From The Ecosystem

    Managed by AI and ML to generate insights that can help our partners and clients.

  • Health & Agriculture Insurance

    Products derived from Data Insights.



Business Model Innovation: Understanding that the heart of it all is on leveraging digital capabilities to expand our core or to rethink the entire business model.
Agile Organisations: Drive speed and nimbleness in the organisational / operating model and business outcomes to inspire innovation and shape passionate and purpose-driven co-founders who can incubate and build ideas using lean startup principles.
Customer-Centric: Deep understanding of pain points and coupling it with digital solutions to bring new possibilities to life.
Data & Insights: Enables AAL to make informed decisions, simultaneously build individualised solutions for consumers.
Exponential Bets: The creation of ecosystems that bring together a community of products, people, services, and other interplays.
Strategy: Rethinking and scaling the way to do business, building new capabilities while balancing the current and future.



Ian Lim Teck Soon
Co-Founder & Executive Chairman

Barrister at Law (Inner Temple) | Chartered Insurance Practitioner | Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute

Ian has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry in respect of underwriting, reinsurance and broking capacity in international companies and major corporations.

Vincent Kwo
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Fellow of Society of Actuaries, USA / MBA Finance from Cass Business School, London

Vincent has held CEO, CFO and Chief Actuary positions for various insurance companies in the ASEAN region. He was also the President of the Life Insurance Association of Malaysia (LIAM), President of Malaysia Financial Planning Council (MFPC), President of Actuarial Society of Malaysia (ASM), Chairman of ASEAN Insurance Council (AIC), and President of East Asia Insurance Congress (EAIC).

Dr Jeevan Muthiah
Head of Healthcare & Chief Executive Officer,