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.