Mr. Fareed Lutfi


With over 39 years of insurance experience, Fareed Lutfi continues to work patiently as a powerful lobbyist for the cause of insurance and correct insurance practice across the UAE and the GCC. Fareed has a demonstrated history of working in the insurance industry with integrity and respectability. Skilled in Negotiation, Business Planning, Management, Mentoring, Strategic Development, and Organizational Administration. He has mentored many in the industry and is well known across the MENA region, the EU, and beyond for his helpfulness, expertise, and professional acumen. He is a strong industry development professional with a flair for innovation, creativity, and teamwork.

Mr. Andrew Smith

Andrew Smith is a highly accomplished insurance and reinsurance expert based in the UAE with a rich history of over 20 years in driving compliance, people engagement and implementing successful growth strategies. He is a qualified board director and adviser, celebrated for his expertise in corporate governance, regulation, market expansion and developing and executing strategic improvements. In his current role as Managing Partner at Consulture Search, Andrew leads a boutique search and recruitment service specializing in insurance, reinsurance, and InsureTech. He collaborates with a team of professionals, focusing on connecting high-caliber candidates with clients in the Middle East, UK, and Asia. Throughout his career, Andrew has demonstrated exceptional leadership as a Chief Executive Officer, aligning business results with stakeholder expectations and implementing Emiratisation policies. He is certified by the Hawkamah Institute for Governance and the Institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance, underscoring his commitment to continuous professional development.

Mr. Mark Adams

Mark Adams is a highly experienced CEO, Chairman and Non-Executive Director within the international healthcare and social care sector with over 40 years of experience. Renowned for his passion, integrity and innovation, Mark consistently strives for excellence with a strong commercial emphasis and a solid focus on quality assured professional governance. His specialities include Primary and Secondary Care business models, Social Care, Diagnostics, Tele medicine, Technology and Healthcare funding.