Mr.Ahmed M. Sabbagh Bio
Ahmed M. Sabbagh is an Islamic Takaful Insurance expert. He has enjoyed a long career in Insurance Industry for more than 45 years. He established the Islamic Insurance concept in Jordan and participated in establishing the Islamic Insurance Company in 1996, where he served as a General Manager since inception till his retirement lately 2019.
Mr. Sabbagh also has an extensive experience in insurance industry for more than 50 years in Saudi Arabia, and currently he is holding the position of Member of the Board of Directors as well as a member of both the Technical and the Nomination & Remuneration Committees at Saudi-Re – Riyadh.
Ahmed M. Sabbagh has many authors about Takaful Islamic Insurance. His professional experience has given him a broad base from which to approach many topics. His authors focus on the impact of integrating the Takaful concept in the Islamic Economic circle. Also he focused on the Islamic insurance companies governance and management. He has been an active lecturer and produced about 60 lectures worldwide. He is an accredited lecturer at Lloyd’s of London and at The General Arab Insurance Federation.
He has been honored with the Golden Medal of Merit for two times in the field of Wise Management from Tatweej Academy.
Through his career Mr. Ahmed Sabbagh held many distinctive positions
Board Member & General Manager of The Islamic Insurance Co. Plc. of Jordan since 1996
Founder of Islamic Insurance in Jordan
Helped in building the statute of Islamic Insurance Companies in cooperation with Jordanian Insurance Commission
Chairman of the International Federation of Takaful and Islamic Insurance Companies for two periods (2011-2014)
Vice-Chairman of International Federation of Takaful and Islamic Insurance Companies - Present
Board Member & member of Technical and NRC Committees at Saudi Reinsurance Co. ( Saudi Re ) Saudi Arabia – Riyadh
Chairman of the Saudi Insurance Federation for 20 years (1974-1993)
Vice-Chairman for the Jordan Insurance Federation for two sessions
Governor at the International Insurance Society (IIS) / U.S.A
Local and International lecturer of various Insurance topics
Accredited lecturer at Lloyd’s of London and at The General Arab Insurance Federation
London / Cairo- Egypt
Member of the Board of Trustees of the Arab Insurance Institute (A.I.I)
General Manager for several Insurance Companies in Saudi Arabia
Multi-national experience for more than 45 years in different insurance fields (Conventional & Islamic Takaful)
AlKhobar - Saudi Arabia
Board Member of the General Council for Islamic Banks and Financial Institutions (CIBAFI)- for three sessions.
Delivered more than 50 lectures worldwide
Authorship & Publications
Received the Best Insurance Man in Jordan Insurance Market by Jordanian Business Association – 30 Years Of Success