Amit Paul Chowdhury

BUSINESS HEAD

Work History

Work History

Business Head

Dec 2006 - Present
IFFCO TOKIO GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY LIMITED

JOINED IN 2006 AS AN ASSISTANT MANGER FOR DISTRIBUTION OF  PROPERTY, CASUALTY, & PERSONAL LINES OF BUSINESS THROUGH DIRECT CLIENTS AND INTERMEDIARIES. I WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE PROFITABILITY OF THE ACCOUNTS/BUSINESS PROCURED, HENCE A PROCESS OF DUE DILIGENCE WAS CARRIED OUT PRIOR TO THE ACCEPTABILITY OF THE BUSINESS.

PRESENTLY, HEADING THE KOLKATA COMMERCIAL OFFICE AND I AM RESPONSIBLE FOR THE GROWTH AND PROFITABILITY OF THE OFFICE IN TERMS OF THE GWP PROCURED AND THE EILR OF THE OFFICE. THE ROLE ALSO ENCOMPASSES HR , ADMINISTRATION AND CHANNEL MANAGEMENT APART FROM THE DAILY OPERATIONAL & F& A ASPECTS OF THE STRATEGIC BUSINESS UNIT.

Manager Commercial Insurance

Jan 2006 - Dec 2006
CHOLAMANDALAM MS GENERAL INS CO LTD AS DY MANAGER COMMERCIAL INSURANCE

I WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR DEVELOPING THE COMMERCIAL/CORPORATE  LINES OF GENERAL INSURANCE BUSINESS THROUGH DIRECT AND CHANNEL MEMBERS FOR THE KOLKATA OPERATIONS OF CHOLA . 


Senior Relationship Executive 

May 2003 - Dec 2005
SURAKSHA INSURANCE ADVISORS LIMITED 

AN INSURANCE BROKING FIRM WHERE I WAS RESPONSIBLE FOR DIRECT MARKETING AND DRAWING UP QUOTATIONS FOR TAILOR MADE ENGINEERING POLICIES FOR THE TURN KEY PROJECT CONTRACTORS . I WAS ALSO RESPONSIBLE FOR LIASONING WITH THE INS. CO,S FOR QUOTES AND CLAIMS PERTAINING TO THE BUSINESS SOURCED BY THE BROKER .

Education

Education

M.B.A

2007
Calcutta University

M.B.A from I.I.S.W.B.M. (Calcutta University), 2007, with major in Marketing & minor in
Finance.

M.Com

2005
Annamalai University

M.Com (Banking & Insurance Mgt) from Annamalai University---Qualified in 2005. This was on a Correspondence/Distance Learning  mode 

PGDIM

2005 - 2007
SCDL

Post Graduation Diploma in Insurance Mgt (PGDIM) an equivalent to PGDBM from
Symbiosis (SCDL), Pune---- in 2005

Licenciate

2005 - 2005
Insurance Institute of India

B.Com

2002
Calcutta University

B.Com (Hons) from Calcutta University with in 2002

Passed A.I.S.S.E from C.B.S.E. Board in 1999

Apr 1997 - Mar 1999

A.I.S.S.C.E. from C.B.S.E. Board with in 1997

Apr 1996 - Mar 1997
BIRLA HIGH SCHOOL

TRAINING PROGRAMMES ATTENDED

Skills

TRAINING PROGRAMMES ATTENDED

1. PROJECT INSURANCE & BUSINESS INTERRUPTION INSURANCE AT NATIONAL
INSURANCE ACADEMY, Pune- in 2008 – A week long residential programme , to understand
the various aspects of underwriting of LOP polices in connection with project insurance in a
detariff market, and the emerging trends of the demand of such policies


2. PROJECT FINANCE organized by Indian Institute of Port management in 2007 - to study the
various aspects of financing and insuring a project.
INTERESTS

COST TO COMPANY 

INR 12.50 LAKHS + INCENTIVES 

INTERESTS

I HAVE AN AVID INTEREST IN COOKING  AND LOVE TO TRY OUT CUISINES  . I LOVE
TO TRAVEL , PLACES AND EXPLORE THE WORLD AND I AM PASSIONATE ABOUT THE GAME OF CRICKET AS A HOBBY.

PROFILE

DATE OF BIRTH : 18.06.1980
FATHER'S NAME : MR. AK. PAUL CHOWDHURY-- RETD DEVELOPMENT OFFICER WITH A PSU GENERAL  INSURANCE COMPANY

MOTHER'S NAME : LILY PAUL CHOWDHURY - RETD BRANCH MANAGER WITH A PSU GENERAL INSURANCE COMPANY.

MARITAL STATUS : MARRIED

PRESENT LOCATION: KOLKATA