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GIG Gulf raises the bar of Cyber Insurance in Middle East & Africa

A new collaboration has been announced between The Cyber Insurance Academy and GIG Gulf, an ‘A’ rated regional insurer and the #1 insurance brand in the region.
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Tel Aviv & DubaiGIG Gulf, formerly known as AXA Gulf, is cementing its expertise in cyber insurance by enrolling its employees onto the Certified Cyber Insurance Specialist (CCIS) Course offered by the Cyber Insurance Academy. The move solidifies GIG Gulf’s commitment to providing its customers with the highest level of service, protection, and expertise in the ever-evolving field of cyber insurance.

The CCIS course is designed to equip insurance professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to navigate the complex and rapidly evolving landscape of cyber risks and threats. Once collecting a CII-accredited Certificate of Graduation, graduates enroll in the Cyber Insurance Academy’s CE Program and join a thriving community of cyber insurance professionals from over 40 different countries.

Guy Simkin, CEO of the Cyber Insurance Academy, praised GIG Gulf for “ensuring that its team members are well-equipped to provide the best possible service to its clients by enrolling its staff onto the cyber insurance training program.” He added that GIG Gulf’s decision to invest in world-class education and professional development is a clear indication of the company’s commitment to staying at the forefront of the cyber insurance market. 

Ricardo Arroyo, Chief Commercial Property & Casualty Officer, expressed his enthusiasm and support to invest in the education of its employees, stating that “this is a critical step for GIG Gulf as we strive to stay ahead of the curve in the cyber insurance market. Our commitment to providing the highest level of expertise and protection to our customers is unwavering, and this investment in our employees will ensure that we continue to deliver on that promise.”

About GIG Gulf

GIG Gulf, previously AXA Gulf, is an ‘A’ rated regional insurer and the #1 insurance brand in the region. GIG Gulf has been present in the Gulf for over 70 years and is a one stop shop offering a wide range of insurance products and services that cater to a broad variety of needs for corporates, SMEs and individual customers throughout UAE, Oman, Bahrain, and Qatar. With a workforce of over 800 employees across 15 branches and retail shops region-wide and over 1 million customers, GIG Gulf is a caring partner that encourages customers to achieve their goals and live an inspiring and fulfilling life. Obsessed with customer feedback, GIG Gulf is continuously evolving to become the region’s digital insurer of reference.

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