Central, Hong Kong (September 4th, 2019)
Advanced Genomic Solutions (AGS) Limited is pleased to announce the appointment of Ross Matthews as Managing Director Asia Pacific Region.
Mr. Matthews will lead the expansion and development of AGS throughout the region from our base in Hong Kong. Ross joins AGS after a four decade career growing and scaling the international insurance industry in Asia with Cigna, AIG and most recently with Starr. At Starr, he served as CEO and President of its Asia Pacific Insurance operations.
Kevin MacDonald, CEO and Founder of AGS, commented “Ross will make an excellent addition to the AGS team. He is responsible for the development of our business in this region to better serve existing and future clients. Since the successful launch of AGS’ business four years ago in Asia, we have become the global market leader in B2B genetic testing services. Ross’ expertise will accelerate our market position by creating additional demand for genetic testing that improves client health and wellness.”
Ross Matthews commented, “I am excited to be joining the AGS team, which empowers individuals with their genetic information to make healthier lifestyle choices. As a customer who has experienced the value of AGS services, I see vast potential to grow our business rapidly throughout the region.”
About Advanced Genomic Solutions
Advanced Genomic Solutions (AGS) Limited empowers our clients to make healthier lifestyle choices based on their unique genes. AGS develops proprietary algorithms that simplify and summarize complicated genetic data into easy-to-read and actionable reports. Through a simple non-invasive cheek swab, clients can discover how their bodies respond to medications, diet and exercise, which provides them with actionable information to make healthier choices and improve their quality of life and productivity while saving money.
With a global reach, AGS integrates the science of genetics into corporate sectors including insurance companies, global financial corporations, world-renowned medical institutes, physician practices, fitness facilities, and many corporate wellness programs for both large and small employers. The AGS state-of-the-art laboratory in Central Hong Kong is CAP and CLIA accredited, and our corporate office is in Scottsdale, Arizona.
Unlike several other genetic companies, AGS does not sell, transfer, or share any client data. AGS adheres to strict confidentiality and privacy laws that ensure all genetic information is kept private.