Takaful Re holds 5th Family Takaful Workshop
Posted on: Apr 16,2015
Dubai: Takaful Re, one of the leading Retakaful providers in the region successfully held its 5th Family Takaful Workshop. The workshop, which took place at Dusit Thani Hotel, Dubai deliberated on wide area of topics including:
Family Takaful Product Design & Development
Operating Models of Takaful
General overview of the Global Takaful industry
Importance of Pricing and Role of Actuaries in Life Takaful
Revisiting Family Takaful Sales’ Distribution Channels in Light of new technologies
Corporate Planning – Strategic issues
The Workshop is an integral part of Takaful Re’s strategy and commitment of developing the Takaful Industry and especially the Family Takaful Business. The two-day event was attended by over 35 delegates from MENA, Levant, Asian & Far Eastern markets.
“Over the years, Takaful Re has been keen on addressing various issues in the family takaful field as we realise the importance of this side of business and its strategic importance to the development of the takaful and retakaful industry,” said Mr Nassib Barbir, Assistant General Manager of Takaful Re.
He said the workshop was designed to discuss vital topics of concern for operators in various markets in an attempt to assist takaful companies gain a better understanding of family Takaful which is instrumental in expanding the industry.
This year’s activity was held in cooperation with Global Takaful Group (GTG) to give larger scope and exposure to the areas of research, noted Mr. Firas El Azem, SEO/General Manager of Takaful Re “We have been conducting several interactive brainstorming events and this year we are collaborating with GTG to further expand the scope of discussions and tap into broader areas of the subject to enrich everybody's experiences.”
The event also displayed experiences of number of the African, Asian and regional takaful markets. Besides the intellectual benefit, Takaful Re is pleased to remain in contact with clients and partners from the direct side. Takaful Re believes in continuous communication with market to strengthen all parties’ understanding and respond to its clients' market needs.
About Takaful Re
Takaful Re (TRL) is a significantly capitalized Retakaful company committed to actively contribute to the growth and development of the Takaful industry in accordance with Sharia’a principles.
Takaful Re is registered in Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) number 0089 and regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA).