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Munich Re HealthTech appoints Bilal Ramadan as Chief Executive Officer


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    Munich Re HealthTech announces the promotion of Bilal Ramadan to Chief Executive Officer. Ramadan will report to Owais Ansari Head of Munich Re Life & Health, MENA, Pakistan & Takaful Business.

    In this role, Ramadan will be responsible for driving the strategy of Munich Re HealthTech to strengthen its position as a leading software technology provider in the health insurance industry. He will oversee the product development and commercial growth of the company and ensure the successful delivery of its projects.

    Owais Ansari commented “We congratulate Bilal Ramadan for his appointment. His promotion marks an exciting new chapter for our region, and I am confident that he will create significant value for our organization. Under his leadership, extensive experience and commitment, MRHT is well poised to excel.” 

    Since January 2016, Ramadan has been serving as the Chief Delivery Officer at MRHT, where he has played a crucial role in the company's success. Through his 27-year career with the Group, Ramadan has gained extensive experience in a variety of health insurance-related concepts, including technology, management consulting, and related practices and procedures.

    Bilal Ramadan succeeds Gerry Raftopoulos, who stepped down from his role in February 2024. Raftopoulos, successfully built Munich Re HealthTech (MRHT) over the past 28 years to where it is today, providing services to clients in 19 markets spanning Europe, Latin America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa.

    Bilal Ramadan started in his new role on March 1, 2024. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon and a Master of Business Administration with Finance Concentration from the University of LaVerne, USA.

    Munich Re HealthTech S.A.
    Munich Re HealthTech is a division of Munich Re, is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, primary insurance and insurance-related risk solutions. Munich Re HealthTech has been operating since 1995 and its solutions currently support 27 organizations in 19 countries in Europe, MEA, Asia and Latin America. Its software solutions decrease the complexity of creating and managing complicated health insurance products, enhance the customer experience throughout the claims process and provide the tools for successful portfolio management. 
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    Vicky Velitsou
    Vicky Velitsou
    Marketing & Communications, Munich Re HealthTech
    Frank Ziegler
    Frank Ziegler
    Media Relations Asia-Pacific, Munich Re