B.COM (HONS), ACA, AIII, ACA –Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, New Delhi, AIII-Associate Member of Insurance Institute of India.
Mr K Ravi Shankar joined NIA on deputation from The New India Assurance Company Limited as Deputy General Manager and Faculty on 26.08.2015.
He held several positions in the Company spanning over 36 Years of Service in Corporate Office and Indian Operating offices of New India.
He was heading Chennai Region of The New India Assurance Co. Ltd as Deputy General Manager for Two years 2013-14 & 2014-15. Under his leadership, New India Chennai Region has achieved commendable business performance, as an independent Profit Centre, serving wide cross section of policy holders across the Region.
Under his leadership, implementation of various insurance schemes across Chennai Region & two Union Territories, affordable/ low cost insurance for socially and economically weaker sections of society was given top priority in 2013-14 & 2014-15 and achieved grand success in implementation of Government sponsored schemes, such as PMJDY, PMSBY etc.,.
Under his leadership Chennai Region achieved All India Best Performance in Health Award (Metro Region) in 2013-14 & All India Best Performance Award in Claim Settlement (II Prize out of 32 Regions) in 2014-15.
He served Ten Years as Head of New India’s Overseas Operations and gained expert knowledge of Overseas Operations. He visited United Kingdom & Middle East (UAE, Bahrain).
Areas of Interest :
- General Insurance Management
- Business development strategies
- Regulatory frame work
- New India’s foreign operations
- Corporate tax laws
- Income tax & service tax
- Customer Care
- Corporate Governance