Ar Mr.Mustafa Oliyath Vazayil, Managing Director ,a strategic thinker, master-communicator and consensus-builder, which his business partners in the Middle East will certainly appreciate, had set up Gargash Insurance in 1994,Today the company is the leading National Insurance Broker in the Middle East. Under his Stewardship, Gargash Insurance has received coveted title of "Chartered Insurance Broker" from the prestigious Chartered Insurance Institute, London recognizing the highest level of professional competence and service ethos. Gargash Insurance is the first Insurance Broker with this accreditation in the GCC.
He has over 30 years of extensive experience in the Middle East Insurance Industry, which included attainment of senior Management level positions at New Zealand Insurance Co. and General Accident Insurance, U.K prior to setting up Gargash Insurance as a Managing Director.
A Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of London and also holding the Fellowship of the Insurance Institute of India, Mr. Vazayil has gained immense recognition for his valuable knowledge and experience in the Insurance sector. He is a regular speaker at International/Regional Insurance seminars /summits and is often quoted by press on insurance and economic related issues.
He is the Secretary General, Insurance Business group of DCCI (elected for the second consecutive time in 2007).To add on to his social and professional membership and associations, he was a Member of the steering committee of Emiratisation and Insurance program of Higher Colleges of Technology, UAE, was twice elected member of the Managing Committee of the Overseas Indian Economic Forum, was member of the Programme Advisory Council on Banking & Finance of Higher Colleges of Technology UAE for 3 consecutive terms. Also, he was actively involved in socio-cultural organization in Dubai and UAE in 1980 and 1990s