About the Event
The second run of the MKSS in 2018 focused on the topic of Broadening Exposure in Marine Liability. Invited speakers included Ms Alicia Leong, Marine Liability Underwriter from Munich Re Syndicate Singapore Pte Ltd, Mr Nicholas Mavrias, Senior Claims Executive with Charles Taylor Mutual Management (Asia) Pte Ltd, and Mr Richard Kuek, Legal Consultant to Gurbani and Co LLC.
Ms Leong introduced the various classes of Marine Liabilities such as Transport Operators, Terminal Operators and Marine P&I, and a brief overview of the coverages and exclusions and types of services covered under the respective classes. Mr Mavrias’ presentation on emerging technologies in shipping and P&I cover, assessed the relevant risks of these new developments and how these can impact P&I covers, and how the covers would respond. A panel discussion followed thereafter, with Mr Richard Kuek, legal consultant to Gurbani & Co., as the moderator.
About the Organizer
Established in 1966, the General Insurance Association of Singapore (GIA) seeks to promote development of the general insurance sector and constantly works to make all aspects of general insurance easier and more effective for consumers, agents and insurers based in Singapore.
As a trade association, GIA is actively involved in the business community, representing the interests of member companies, and assists in identifying emerging trends and responds to issues affecting the industry.