Microinsurance Network approves new Board

Monday, November 17, 2014

The General Assembly of the Microinsurance Network has approved the results of the Board elections for the term 2015 - 2016 last Friday. A slate of nine candidates was proposed by the Nominations Committee and elections were held electronically. 

The new Board members are:

Doubell Chamberlain, Cenfri, South Africa

Alejandra Diaz Agudelo, Fasecolda, Colombia

Denis Garand, Denis Garand Associates, Canada

Andrea Keenan, AM Best, USA/Mexico

Richard Leftley, MicroEnsure, UK

Michael McCord, MicroInsurance Centre, USA

Francesco Rispoli, IFAD, Italy

Mandla Shezi, Hollard, South Africa

Thierry Van Bastelaer, Abt Associates, USA

Michael McCord from the MicroInsurance Centre, USA, replaces Craig Churchill, ILO, Switzerland, as chair of this member association, and other positions will be decided by the Board at their first meeting before the end of the year.