Ganesh Iyer is a Graduate in Chemistry and a Chartered Accountant by profession and has around 20 years of experience with over 16 years in Life Insurance.
Ganesh Iyer is a Founder Member and President of Association of Insurance Underwriters of India [AIU] and also Founder President of Association of Insurance Claims Management of India [AiCM]. He is also a founder Executive Committee Member of Association of International Committee for Insurance Medicine, India [ICLAM].
Ganesh is an Insurance Expert for the Forensic Accounting & Fraud Prevention Course of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and Birla Institute of Management Technology (BIMTEC).
He has very recently started his own Insurance Consultancy & Advisory Services. Prior to this, he was associated with Kotak Life Insurance in the Senior Management. During his long stint of 16 + years in Kotak Life Insurance, Ganesh has been involved right from setting up of Internal Control systems, processes and departments in a start-up environment and during its growth phase and / or revamping / re-engineering new functions like Underwriting, Claims, Risk Control Unit, Process Excellence, Group Operations, Customer Value Management etc. This apart, he has also headed various portfolios like Process Assurance, Audits and Enterprise Risk Management, Management of Frauds & Risk Controls including field investigations & forensic cases, Projects Management & Operations Excellence and Business Information Security.
In his last role till June 2017, he worked as a Senior Vice President of Kotak Life Insurance, heading Customer Value Management, Business Analytics, Underwriting, Claims & Rural Business & Protection Strategy.
Apart from Insurance, he also has consultancy and / or audit experience of various industries like Manufacturing, Film Industry, Hospitality Industry, Construction Industry, BFSI Sector, Shipping Industry, Hospitals, NGOs, Government Organisations etc.