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Insuretech Connect Asia 2024

Shalini Pavithran

Shalini Pavithran

CEO, The Malaysian Insurance Institute
Shalini is the Chief Executive Officer of the Malaysian Insurance Institute (MII), the leading Professional Body and Education Institution for the Malaysian insurance industry. MII has over 30,000 members comprising institutional and individual members. MII is highly respected as a regional centre offering an extensive range of internationally recognised professional qualifications, certification programmes and training programmes catering to insurance professionals. MII also administers the licensing examinations for intermediaries namely insurance agents, brokers, loss adjusters and financial planners. Shalini also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the ASEAN Insurance Training &amp Research Institute (AITRI) in view of the Malaysian Insurance Institute (MII) being given the mandate as the Secretariat of AITRI. AITRI is a non-profit organisation established by the Insurance Regulators of the 10 ASEAN member countries and serves as a regional centre for insurance education and research focusing on capacity building of regulators and supervisors in the region. Prior to joining MII, Shalini spent over 20 years of her career in various sectors within the financial services industry. Shalini holds a Bachelor of Economics degree from the University of Malaya, a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of London and has completed the Certificate of Legal Practice.