Ashraf Al Azzouni
About RGA Middle East in the United Arab Emirates
RGA has been serving clients in the Middle East since 2008 and received a license from the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority in August 2011 to operate as RGA Reinsurance Company Middle East Limited.
RGA Middle East, located in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates, provides automatic as well as facultative support to insurers throughout the Middle East, and is regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority.
Comprehensive Products and Services
RGA Middle East provides individual life reinsurance, individual living benefits reinsurance (including health reinsurance) and product development expertise.
We also have expertise in bancassurance and recently completed a study of the local bancassurance market to identify ways to bridge the gap between banks and insurers. Findings from the study were presented to clients in Dubai and Bahrain.
In addition, RGA supports takaful operators through our RGA Labuan Retakaful Window.
RGA offers innovative e-Underwriting Solutions developed by our underwriting, business and technology experts designed to help your organization underwrite better, faster and with greater consistency.
Our flagship underwriting product, AURA, has the strongest underwriting rules engine on the market, with thousands of underwriting rules covering impairments, medications, sports, prescription drug histories, avocations and treatments. We also offer AURA Hosted, which is particularly effective at removing barriers in bringing simplified-issue solutions to market. It can be implemented quickly, securely and easily in almost any environment.
Hands-On Training for Client Underwriters and Actuaries
At RGA, we believe in the power of shared knowledge. When you partner with us, we will help your underwriters and actuaries stay abreast of the latest knowledge, research and trends through conferences and training opportunities, including RGA’s Global Underwriting Learning Framework (GULF).
Ongoing seminars and client training are a part of our commitment to the market. In 2010, We offered three GULF underwriting training seminars for clients in Bahrain, as well as an underwriting seminar in Dubai. Additional seminars will also be provided for our clients on a regular basis. We also share our insight and expertise through newsletters, white papers and articles.
Our team of local professionals, supported by RGA's global expertise and resources, are ready to help you meet the diverse challenges and opportunities in the Middle East insurance market. We encourage to contact us to learn more about our products and services.