Manama: The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) announced the appointment of Enas Asiri, the Chief Executive Officer of Bahrain National Life Assurance (bnl), the only local life and medical insurance company in Bahrain, as the first Arab Vice President.
Mrs. Enas Asiri will be taking over this prestigious role backed with a strong insurance career spanning over 16 years that included working for top regional and national insurance players. She joined the industry with an undergraduate degree in Occupational Therapy and was elected a Fellow of the CII in 2015. She also holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Strathclyde University.
Prior to joining bnl, she was an Assistant Director in the Life and Medical Department at Arab Insurance Group (ARIG). She currently holds board memberships in many institutes such as Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance (BIBF), Bahrain Insurance Association, iAssist Middle East and Health360 Ancillary Services WLL. She is also a member of Finance, Insurance & Tax Committee of Bahrain Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
Commenting on her appointment, Mrs. Enas Asiri, Chief Executive Officer, Bahrain National Life Assurance, said: “I am proud to be appointed as the first Arab Vice President at Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). The CII played a pivotal role in shaping my professional development and career advancement as well as that of my colleagues across the insurance industry in the Middle East. I am looking forward to contributing to such a distinguished establishment and be the voice of international members".