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Hosted by the Qatar Central Bank (QCB), the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) and co-organised by international insurance media brand Global Reinsurance, Multaqa Qatar is the MENA region’s leading risk and insurance forum. Combining a world-class business programme with unparalleled networking opportunities, the event is designed to provide senior executives with a platform from which they can do business – Multaqa meaning meeting place.

Multaqa Qatar 2016: Who is attending?

Audience by job function


Business head25%

Senior underwriter20%


Multaqa Qatar audience data as of 09/02/16

Just some of the companies attending in 2016

A’s Insurance Consultancy, A-Khaleej Takaful Group, Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company, Ace Tempest International, Ace Tempest Re, ACIG, AIG MEA, Al Majd insurance, Al Nisr Al Arabi Insurance Company, Amlin (Dubai) Limited, ARAB RE, ARABIA Insurance co., Arabia Insurance Company, ArgoRe (DIFC) Ltd, ARIG, Bahrain National Insurance, Bowring Marsh Dubai, Catlin Middle East Ltd, CEERISK Consulting, Damaan Islamic Insurance Company (Beema), Federation of Afro-Asian Insurers & Reinsurers, Federation of Afro-Asian Insurers & Reinsurers “FAIR”, Fenchurch Faris, FM Global, GLINSO Insurance Brokers, Global Reinsurance, GlobeMed Lebanon, Gulf Insurance Federation, GlobeMed Qatar, Hannover ReTakaful B.S.C. (c), IGI – Dubai, Interlink Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers Pvt. Ltd, International General Insurance Co. ltd, International General Insurance Company, Jordan Insurance Co., Kuwait Reinsurance Company,, Lloyd’s Corporation, Lloyd’s Limited, Marsh Qatar, MIHC, Misr Insurance Company, New Dawn Risk Group Ltd,
Oman Insurance Company PSC, Partner Re, Qatar General Electricity and Water Corp, Qatar Insurance Company, Qatargas, RAK Insurance, RFIB, Sava Re, Scor Global Life, SCR Morocco
Seib Insurance & Reinsutsnce, STM, Tokio Marine Kiln, Toyota Tsusho Insurance Broker India Pvt Ltd, Trust Re, United Insurance Brokers, United Insurance Company, United Insurance Company, Yemeni Qatari Insurance, Zaris SAL

Multaqa 2016: Essay competition now open

A chance to be published in Global Reinsurance and to win an Apple Watch.  Now in its third year, the Multaqa essay competition is back to celebrate the quality of (re)insurance knowledge in the MENA markets. 

The aim of the essay writing contest, organised by Global Reinsurance and the Qatar Financial Centre Authority, is to provoke debate and intelligent analysis on the future of (re)insurance in the MENA region.  The competition is open to insurance and reinsurance professionals based in or doing business in the region.

Click here for more information and to enter

Keynote speakers

H.E. Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al-Thani

Governor of Qatar Central Bank

HE Ali Shareef Al Emadi

Minister of Finance, State of Qatar

Anna Maria D’Hulster

Secretary General and Managing Director, Geneva Association


Romel Tabaja

Deputy Chief executive officer, Trust Re

Roger Bickmore

Group Strategic Development Director, Tokio Marine Kiln

Mustafa Ramzy

Senior enterprise risk management expert, Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation

Mr. Ali Saleh Ali Fadala

Senior Deputy Group President & CEO, QIC

Michael Stephens

Research fellow for Middle East Studies and head of RUSI Qatar

Michael Jensen

Managing Director, Middle East and North Africa Zone, EMEA, AIG

Dr Kai Uwe Schanz

Partner and chairman, Dr. Schanz Alms & Co. AG

David Watson

Chief executive, Europe, Middle East and Africa and International Casualty, XL Catlin

Christian Reber

Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group


The meeting zone

Multaqa Qatar 2016 incorporates an expanded Meeting Zone with more meeting slots helping you connect with new business partners

Business lounge

Reserve your place at Multaqa Qatar’s exclusive business lounge and meet and greet clients in your own private space


Hold private meetings and presentations in one of Multaqa Qatar’s exclusive poolside cabanas



Showcase your products and services in Multaqa Qatar’s exhibition




Welcome reception sponsor


Partner sponsors


Chedid re


Trust Re

Associate sponsors









Business lounge sponsors

Ace Insurance Brokers