Head of Disease Prevention & Wellbeing, Digital Health MetLife Gulf
Nancy currently holds a position as Head of
Disease Prevention & Wellbeing for MetLife’s Gulf Employee Benefits business.
Based in Dubai, this includes responsibility for the United Arab Emirates, Oman,
Qatar, Bahrain and Kuwait, where MetLife is a leader in providing health and
risk products. Across the Gulf Region, Nancy has responsibility for developing
the strategy and programs for the health and wellness benefits of members
insured under their employer with MetLife health plans, largely employing
technology and digital health as an enabler of user convenience, scalability,
and health outcomes.
Nabil Z. Al Shanawani
Assistant General Manager Medical Department Al Buhaira National Insurance Co
NABIL ZAKI SHANAWANI
Mr. Shanawani graduated from University of Jordan
in 1988 with a bachelor’s degree in accounting and Business administration. He
has over 30 years experience in Life & Medical Insurance.
Nabil has attended many conferences and training courses in Life & Medical
Insurance, marketing and management in UK, USA, UAE, Bahrain and Jordan
He joined Arab Life & General Accident Insurance Company in Jordan in 1990, as
underwriter, then promoted to be assistant department manager. In 1996 Nabil
joined Al Buhaira National Insurance Co. in United Arab Emirates as a manager
for Life & Medical Department. In 2016 Nabil was promoted to Assistant General
Manager for Medical Insurance with full responsibility for underwriting and
Nabil is a member in Medical Insurance committee in Emirates Association for
over 15 years.
Co-founder and CEO , CME CME Offshore SAL
Wissam Youssef is the co-founder and CEO of
CME Offshore SAL, a technology consulting firm that provides premium end-to-end
bespoke solutions and technology services - from consulting to software
development and hardware engineering.
Wissam has more than 17 years of experience in launching startups and scaling
businesses and has spearheaded leading software and smart devices engineering
teams to deliver game-changing projects by leveraging cutting-edge technologies
that include product design, customer experience, Internet-of-Things, digital
wallets, artificial intelligence, and data science.
Wissam co-founded CME in Beirut in 2003. What started out as a few desks and less
than a hundred dollars of capital nearly two decades ago, CME today employees
more than 350 engineers in 5 countries across multiple technology verticals and
lays claims to 7 US patents, and working with host of Fortune 500 companies,
delivering on their technological and digital transformation aspirations. CME’s
award-winning projects cover various industries such as insurance, healthcare,
utilities, food, market research, retail, hospitality, telecommunications, and
Chief Executive Officer, Dubai Islamic Insurance & Reinsurance Company
Mr. Jihad Faitrouni's life career started in
1990 in ARUNCO till 1999 and became an advisor for MOE- Lebanon from 1995 till
1997, then as the GM for UIS from 1999 - 2001. From 2001 - 2004 he was the CEO
of Aman Takaful Insurance - Lebanon and then he moved to UAE as a GM for Dubai
Islamic Insurance & Reinsurance (AMAN) where he worked on a special assignment
along his duties as a GM, in establishing Kuwait Boubyan Insurance until 2008.
From 2010 to 2013, he was assigned as an advisor in the MOF- UAE and in 2013 he
was back to AMAN-Dubai as the CEO. He was approached by Sorbonne University Abu
Dhabi as a lecturer. Professional Fellowship :
1. Chairman of the Takaful Technical Committee (EIA)-UAE
2. Governing Council Member of IBG
3. Member of the Emirate Insurance Association (EIA)- UAE
4. Member of Hawkama Institute for Corporate Governance (DIFC)- UAE
5. Member of the IRM- UK
H.E. Fareed Lutfi
The Secretary-General Emirates Insurance Association . The Secretary-General Gulf
H.E. Fareed Lutfi
Mr. Lutfi is the Secretary-General of the
Emirates Insurance Association and Secretary-General of the Gulf Insurance
Federation. He was earlier Group Director, Insurance Services at Dubai Holding,
and remains one of the best-known insurance personalities in the GCC.
He previously served as General Advisor of Dubai Islamic Insurance and
Reinsurance Co. and was Chief Executive Officer of Alliance Insurance in
Dubai.Mr. Lutfi was a Founding Board Member and Advisor of Dubai International
Financial Centre across the spectrum of insurance and reinsurance issues. He was
also a member of the finance working group for the Dubai-United Kingdom Trade
and Economic Committee (DUKTEC).Mr. Lutfi continues to work tirelessly as a
powerful lobbyist for the cause of insurance and correct insurance practice
across the UAE and the GCC.
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