Index Insurance Forum

The Official Launch of "Risk Modeling for Appraising Named Peril Index Insurance Products"

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Finance & Market's Global Index Insurance Facility of the World Bank Group is having an official book launch of Risk Modeling for Appraising Named Peril Index Insurance Products. The groundbreaking publication on modeling index insurance products is a practical guide for the insurance practitioners to design and develop better index insurance in order to ultimately provide protection to more low-income customers, including smallholder farmers in developing countries.
 
The session, moderated by Samuel Munzele Maimbo, Practice Manager in WBG's Finance & Markets, will have the following speakers:
 
  • Mr. Shadreck Mapfumo  - Senior Financial Specialist,  World Bank Group | Lead author
  • Dr. Huybert Groenendaal - Managing Partner of EpiX Analytics | co-author
  • Mr. Bob Conger - Chair of the International Actuarial Association General Insurance Committee
  • Mr. Raj Gana - Director in the Model Risk Management Group at AIG
  • Mr. Mohammed Kari - President of the West African Insurance Supervisors Association (WAISA)
 
Welcome remarks by Ceyla Pazarbasioglu, Senior Director, Finance & Markets.
 
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For more information, please contact Pavis Devahasadin (pdevahasadin@worldbank.org)