CEO - India, Markel Services India Private Limited
Deepika is the managing director of Markel International’s India office. She works closely with Lloyd’s India and The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) with whom she has been instrumental in the setting up of the office
Deepika is the principal point of contact for all of Markel’s Indian business and works closely with Markel’s underwriting teams across all product lines to ensure that Markel remains a flexible, customer focused and relevant reinsurer in India.
With over 20 years in India’s insurance sector, Deepika joins Markel from general insurer HDFC ERGO where she was the executive vice president and was responsible for underwriting and managing claims for financial lines and casualty (PFR) as well as new products. At HDFC ERGO, she incubated and launched new products including solar loss of cover. Prior to that, she was the vice president at Almondz Reinsurance Brokers and head of finpro at Marsh in India.
Deepika has an MBA in Finance and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Economics and Applied Statistics, from University of Rajasthan.