Guardian insurance group poised to play consolidator in Caribbean
Jeff Mack, Group CEO, Guardian Holdings
The Guardian Holdings insurance group has been “Protecting the Caribbean” for more than 160 years. Today it is founded on three strategic pillars of life, health and pension; property and casualty; and asset management. Jeff Mack returns to World Finance to celebrate the company’s recent double-digit revenue growth and ratings upgrade; and discuss the possibility of regional consolidation in the insurance sector.
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James Campbell of Bermuda Hospitals Board and Ian Bendall of Davis LLP
With only one acute hospital on its shores, Bermuda’s healthcare has not always been at the forefront of government priorities. However, the country is now financially able to broaden its primary infrastructure, and the redevelopment of King Edward VII Memorial hospital is its largest ever public infrastructure project. James Campbell and Ian Bendall discuss the unique level of government support for the redevelopment, and the innovative solutions found in response to the project’s challenges.March 15, 2013 Category: Investment
Jean Paul Quiroz, Strategy and Projects Vice President, Seguros Banreservas
How do insurance companies maintain excellent performance in regions frequently assailed by natural disasters? Seguros Banreservas has maintained an A rating from Fitch Ratings for the last five years thanks to its excellent reinsurance programmes and good governance. Jean Paul Quiroz discusses the challenges of operating in a volatile environment, the importance of technology for growth, and the benefits of being a member of the Banreservas family.November 5, 2012 Category: Insurance & Pensions
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Saravana Kumar, CIO and Senior VP, Tata AIA Life
India’s life insurance market has grown rapidly in the last decade, but penetration in the country is still only 3.4 percent. Saravana Kumar explains how the insurance market has been changing, the potential for growth following the changes to limits on foreign investment, and what Tata AIA Life is doing to improve its penetration in India.April 29, 2013 Category: Insurance & Pensions
Benson Chen, President, Fubon Life Insurance
Populations around the world are getting older – but the Taiwanese population is facing one of the fastest of these demographic shifts. It’s a big challenge for insurance companies, but Fubon Life is up to the task, planning new products to cater specifically for older people and longer lives. President Benson Chen outlines the company’s latest financials and plans for the future.December 3, 2012 Category: Insurance & Pensions
Mohan De Alwis and Piyadasa Kudabalage, Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation Ltd.
The insurance industry is being challenged by regulatory, political and economic factors. However, in contrast to the instability seen in the US and Europe, the insurance market in Asia has enjoyed growth. Mohan De Alwis and Piyadasa Kudabalage discuss Sri Lanka Insurance Corporation Ltd.’s position as the market leader in general insurance, its commitment to sustainability, and plans for global expansion.November 12, 2012 Category: Insurance & Pensions