Mumbai, December 18, 2019: Mr. Devesh Srivastava has been appointed as Chairman-and Managing director of the General Insurance Corporation of India.
Mr Srivastava began his career with Oriental Insurance Company Limited at Indore. Subsequently in 1999 Mr Srivastava’s services were transferred to General Insurance Corporation of India.
He is a direct recruit officer of the 1987 batch and a post-graduate in Physics from St Stephen’s College Delhi. He subsequently obtained a post-graduate degree in Management, majoring in Marketing with a Gold Medal from the Management Development Institute (MDI) Gurgaon in 2008.
At Head office Mumbai, he was posted in the Reinsurance Department and was handling the speciality lines of Aviation, Marine Hull and Cargo, Oil & Energy, Miscellaneous, Motor and Liability till he was selected to head the UK branch of the Corporation in 2013.
Mr Srivastava currently handled the departments of Human Resource & Training, Re-Insurance Worldwide (RIWW), Health, Corporate Communications, CMDs Secretariat, Innovation Centre, Ministry & IRDAI matters prior to his elevation.