Swiss Re Retakaful is Asia's Best Retakaful Company

Swiss Re Retakaful named Asia's Best Retakaful Company at the 6th International Takaful Awards 2012 held in London on 11 July.

The award is part of 'The International Takaful Awards' run by Afkar Consulting and Istishar IQ, and recognised the excellence and achievement of companies that operate within the global Takaful and Retakaful sector.

The accolade received by Swiss Re is also a recognition and celebration of the growing impact of Re/Takaful on Islamic financial services. Looking ahead, Marcel Papp, Head Retakaful, Southeast Asia, said, "Swiss Re Retakaful will continue to be involved in industry initiatives including the development of a Shari'a compliant standard Retakaful wording."


Receiving the 2012 Asia Best Retakaful Company Award on behalf of Swiss Re Retakaful in London was Andreas Spiegel, Director of Risk Management, Swiss Re.