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Mahboob Khan

Mahboob Khan
Chief Executive Officer, JENOA
Managing Director, Insurance & Risk Mitigation,
Abdul Latif Jameel

With more than 25 years of experience in the insurance industry, Mahboob joined Abdul Latif Jameel in 2015, and spent his first four years with the Company based in its headquarters in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, before relocating to London, UK to set up the JENOA office.

Staring his career working with a number of Fortune 500 companies in the US, Europe and Far East, he has a varied background which has stood him in good stead for leading the team at JENOA. Mahboob has previously worked as a Property & Special Risks Underwriter, Underwriting Technical Specialist, Global Client Services Manager, and Risk & Insurance Manager.

Throughout this time, he has covered a breadth of insurance lines, including P&C, Marine, Energy, Automotive, and Special High Challenge Occupancies. His is also specialised in Loss Prevention Engineering and Risk Consulting.

A UK national, he has lived in various international hotspots including Boston, Paris, Frankfurt and Jeddah. Mahboob holds a degree in Economics and an MBA (Management) from the University of Leicester, UK.

Ara Demirdjian

Ara Demirdjian
Head of Broking – Property, Insurance and Risk Services, JENOA

Ara joins JENOA with more than 20 years of experience in the insurance brokerage industry, starting his careers with Lloyd’s of London broker Heath Lambert in 1999 as a Property and Terrorism specialist which saw him placing business into the London market.

Taking up positions with HSBC as an insurance broker, United Insurance Brokers as Divisional Director responsible for the International Non-Marine Property division, and most recently Willis Towers Watson as Head of International Property, Ara is now based in the JENOA headquarters in the heart of the City of London.

Throughout his career, Ara has provided portfolio and team management with territorial ownership of property business throughout the Middle East, Africa, Asia, Pacific and Europe. He has extensive client and market relationship management experience, business development skills in emerging markets and consultancy-based cross-selling of products and services.

A UK National, Ara holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmaceutical and Chemical Sciences from the University of Greenwich, London.

Nilüfer Günhan

Nilüfer Günhan
Board Member, JENOA
Chief Financial Services Officer, Abdul Latif Jameel

Nilüfer Günhan is one of the founding Board Members for JENOA and the Chief Financial Services Officer for Abdul Latif Jameel.

Nilüfer provides executive advisory services to the JENOA leadership team and oversees the operations and development of Abdul Latif Jameel’s financial services and insurance businesses across Turkey, Egypt and Saudi Arabia.

Prior to taking her current role, Nilüfer was a director for ALJ Holding (Turkey) and Chairperson of the Board of ALJ Finansman in Turkey. She has previously held a range of leadership and board roles in financial services sector in Turkey and the UK, and also represented the Turkish financial services sector itself in a number of roles including Chairperson of the Consumer Finance Association,

Nilüfer has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey and a MBA from the University of West Georgia in the Unites States. She speaks Turkish, English and intermediate German and French.

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