Amol has over 13 years of financial industry experience covering senior positions in Life & General Insurance, Annuities and Consumer Products in the UAE, UK & Europe and India. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from University of Pune, India and obtained professional qualifications from IIM Ahmedabad, IFS School of Finance UK and CFA Society of the UK.Amol successfully built the largest Bancassurance franchise in the MENA region, launched many innovative and market leading propositions which has received several international recognitions for its excellence in product design, customer service and distribution. He has recently won prestigious awards like ‘Best Bancassurance Business in the Middle East’ by The Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2013, ‘New Market Trailblazer of the year’ by MENA Insurance Awards 2014 and most recently, ‘Best Bancassurance Products’ at Banker Middle East UAE Products Awards 2014.Before joining FGB, Amol was with Citibank in London, where he was instrumental in driving Insurance distribution in the UK & Europe. He has also gained hands on experience in Sales, Project Management, Customer Value Management, amongst many other important business areas from his 6 year stay with Aviva Life Insurance in India.In addition to the practical experience and ideal academic background, he has attended a number of executive training programmes world over. He has also been involved in pioneering a Walkathon to raise funds for underprivileged children in association with Concern India Foundation