Fierce competition but also great opportunity in Europe


It is targeting a top 10 reinsurance spot on a global basis but GIC Re understands that, especially in continental Europe, reinsurance is a long-term relationship-driven game. Lucky then that the Indian company is itself a long-haul player and will be patiently awaiting any opportunities, says Alice Vaidyan, chairman-cum-managing director of GIC Re.

What are GIC Re’s ambitions for expansion in Europe now? Will you consider new offices and targeting certain countries in particular?

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