India’s Anil Sant to be new CEO of Asia Re
Asia Re has 19 Associate members as additional Shareholders who are the leading insurance/reinsurance Companies of Asia.The govemment of lndia is one of the founding members of Asian Re and the CMD of GIC Re Alice Vaidyan is the representative of the government in Asian Re's Council of Members.
Bangkok based Asian Re has selected Anil Sant as the next President and CEO effective from December 2017 in the place of S.A Kumar who will be retiring on completion of his tenure.
Sant brings to the job three decades experience in reinsurance having worked in GIC Re, Mumbai, headed London Branch of GIC Re and then Trust Re, Malaysia where he was head of underwriting. He is an engineering graduate and a fellow ofthe Insurance Institute of lndia(III).
Asian Reinsurance Corporation, is an intergovemmental organisation formed under the auspices of UN-ESCAP by ten member-governments who are designated as regular members. The Corporation has 19 Associate members as additional shareholders who are the leading Insurance/reinsurance companies of Asia.The govemment oflndia is one ofthe founding members of Asian Re and the CMD of GIC Re Alice Vaidyan is the representative of the government in Asian Re's Council of Members.
Md. Alamgir Kabir Executive Vice President, Asia Re
Asian Re has selected an internal candidate Md. Alamgir Kabir As Executive Vice President, in the place of Mrs. Champa Mellawa who has completed her tenure in the Corporation.Having joined Sadharan Bima Corporation, the national reinsurer of Bangladesh, prior to serving Asian Re in various capacities, Kabir has over two decades experience in insurance and reinsurance.He is a postgraduate in Commerce and Management and an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute.
Nilmini Ekanayake, Vice President (Technical), Asia Re
The reinsurer has also recruited Nilmini Ekanayake as Vice President (Technical) who has over two decades experience in Reinsurance having hetd various assignments in USA and Sri Lanka, the last one being with the Fairfax group.She is an MBA and an Associate ofthe Chartered Insurance Institute.