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DIFCIA at DWIC 2023

We were honoured to be an Association Partner of the Dubai World Insurance Congress 2023 (DWIC). DWIC is co-hosted by Global Reinsurance and the Dubai International Financial Centre Authority (DIFC), the 6th annual Dubai World Insurance Congress (DWIC) continued to re-imagine the traditional conference to deliver unrivalled networking, business and thought leadership opportunities, all under …

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Supporting International Womens Day with BSA

For International Women’s Day 2023 we were very proud to co-host a special event with one of our members BSA Ahmad Bin Hezeem & Associates LLP. This event was dedicated to #allyship and the 2023 theme #embraceequity. The event was hosted by Emma Burdett, Founder of WILD – Women in Leadership Deliver, and Scott Armstrong, Founder of mentl who will guide discussions on #genderequality.  …

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Announcing Our New Communication Partner

We are pleased to announce Insight Discovery as the official Communication partner of the DIFC Insurance Association. Insight Discovery is a multiple award-winning consultancy that specialises in strategic communications, personal branding, market intelligence, content creation, event optimisation and media training. They offer bespoke innovative solutions and a personalised service to both companies and business leaders …

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DIFCIA at Insuretek 2023

We are honoured to be a Supporting Association to the InsureTek International Conference & Golden Shield Excellence Awards, Dubai 2023 The Middle East’s largest Insurance event, InsureTek, promises a global gathering of crème de la crème of the insurance sector under one roof. From technopreneurs to investors, the event offers an unmatched platform for companies …

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HFW Speaker Event – Sanctions Against Russia: A Global Review

On the evening of the 22nd February we were presented an insight in to Russian sanctions from HFW. EU and UK sanctions against Russia, with their rolling updates, continue to raise questions throughout the shipping, trading and insurance industries. Sarah Hunt explained how these different sanctions operate, first considering the notions of “ownership” and “control” …

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Welcome to Westfield Specialty

We are pleased to welcome Westfield Specialty as an official member of the DIFC Insurance Association. Westfield Specialty (ME) Ltd. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Westfield Specialty Managing Agency Ltd. and provides access to products underwritten by Westfield Specialty  at Lloyd’s. The company is registered in the Dubai International Financial Centre and regulated by the …

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Welcoming Our New CEO

We are pleased to welcome Simon Price as our new CEO, he joins on the 1st December 2022. Philip Story, Chairman of the DIFCIA, commented “The DIFCIA is delighted to be able to appoint Simon Price as the new CEO. Simon brings a huge amount of international and UAE experience to the role, he has …

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