Green Delta Insurance Co. Ltd.

Farzanah Chowdhury

Ms. Farzanah Chowdhury, Chartered Insurer, is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of Green Delta Insurance Company. She is the first and youngest female CEO in the industry and recognized by UN Global Compact as a Local SDG Pioneer in 2016 for Women’s Economic Security for her initiatives through Nibedita, which is a comprehensive insurance scheme for women. She has received awards from Women Economic Forum, Anannya, EO Global, Bangladesh Brand Forum and SAARC Women Association for her progressive works in woman empowerment. she has received the very prestigious Public Trust Award from CII UK in April 2019 for building public trust in financial services and insurance. She is also the CII Goodwill Ambassador of CII (UK) in Bangladesh.

She is now one of the most prominent personalities in the Bangladesh Insurance sector for her pioneering contributions and innovative initiatives in Retail & SME insurance, Micro Insurance, Weather Index Based Agriculture Insurance and Livestock Insurance. It was under her stewardship that GDIC joined hands with the Government of Bangladesh in the Shastho Shuroksha Karmasuchi project. she intends to bring about more innovative services and implement InsurTech in Bangladesh.