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Insurance Leadership 2nd Annual Summit (Sri Lanka) 2017

The Insurance Leadership Annual Summit 2017 will be held on July 14, 2017 at Taj Samudra, Colombo, This summit, being organized jointly by Fintelekt and Insurance Association of Sri Lanka (IASL), will witness CEOs and top management of leading life and general insurance companies in Sri Lanka sharing their views on areas of high potential and likely challenges for the industry.

Registration Fees

1 - 5 delegates:
US$ 120/- per delegate  

6 - 10 delegates:
US$ 105/- per delegate

11 delegates and above:
US$ 90/- per delegate

To register, fill in and submit the form below and a Fintelekt team member will contact you:


Oliver Dickson
+91 20 65109074

Prasanna Yadav
+91 20 65109073


8.00 am to 9.00 am

9:00 am to 11:00 am

Welcome Note
Shirish Pathak, Managing Director, Fintelekt Advisory Services

Opening Remarks: The Changing Dynamics of the Sri Lankan Insurance Industry
Deepthi Lokuarachchi, President, Insurance Association of Sri Lanka (IASL) and CEO - HNB Assurance
Digital Adoption in Insurance: Sri Lanka 2017 Study Insights
Arpita Bedekar, Research Director, Fintelekt Advisory Services

Keynote Address: The Regulatory Perspective
Indrani Sugathadasa, Chairperson, Insurance Board of Sri Lanka

Guest Address: How the Indian Insurance Industry Reinvented Itself for Rapid Growth

11.00 am to 11.30 am
11.30 am to 1.00 pm
Panel Discussion: Improving Sales Effectiveness and Customer Centricity in the Digital Era

Deepthi Lokuarachchi, CEO, HNB Assurance
Pankaj Banerjee, CEO, AIA

Key Issues:

  • What steps should agents take to stay relevant in the new digital era?
  • How has the advent of digital changed the sales process and what more can be expected in future?
  • How can technology be leveraged for agency productivity?
  • How can customer needs and expectations be understood and addressed better?

1.00 pm to 2.00 pm

2.00 pm to 2.30 pm
Presentation: Digital Solutions to Improve Agency Productivity and Efficiency

2.30 pm to 4.00 pm
Panel Discussion: How Will Technology and Digital Change the Distribution Matrix in Future?

Sanjeev Jha, MD & CEO, Fairfirst Insurance
Dilshan Perera, Director, InsureMe
Iftikar Ahamed, Managing Director, Softlogic Insurance

Key Issues:

  • How will new technology-enabled partnerships within the financial services ecosystem impact distribution dynamics?
  • How will the role of online brokers and policy aggregators affect the traditional business model?
  • How can insurers leverage non-conventional partnerships to grow and sustain insurance reach?
  • What lessons from other countries that have faced digital disruption can be applied to the Sri Lankan insurance industry?

4.00 pm
Vote of Thanks and Distribution of Participation Certificates

Download 2016 Event Review

Who Should Attend?

  • CEOs and Senior Management of Insurance & Reinsurance Companies
  • Chief Innovation Officers
  • Chief Information Officers
  • Chief Distribution Officers
  • Chief Digital Officers
  • Insurance & Reinsurance Brokers
  • Management Consultants
  • Technology Experts, Consulting Firms & Other Service Providers to the Insurance Industry
  • Banks & Financial Institutions Serving the Insurance Industry