CHAKIB ABOUZAID
Secretary General of the General Arab Insurance Federation (GAIF)

Mr Abouzaid has served in various positions over the span of his career in the insurance industry. He was The Group Marketing Officer for GMRB (DIFC) from 2013 to 2018, CEO for Takaful Re (Arig Group) from 2005 to 2013, GM for Best Re Middle East & Gulf from 2000 to 2005. He was also the Vice Chairman of Global Takaful Group (GTG). He is also an ambassador for the International Insurance Society (IIS); and a frequent Speaker at various Conferences and Seminars. Mr Abouzaid holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Grenoble University (France) and a Master’s degree from the same university in Emerging Economies and Development models. He also holds a Master’s degree in Finance & Insurance from IFID Tunis.