Our key team has combined experience of more than 150 years in the industry

Our key team has combined experience of more than 150 years in the industry, ensuring that Xcel ISLA can provide you with responsive claims support, no matter how complex the claims may be.

G. Harikrishnan – President

G. Harikrishnan – President of Xcel ISLA having over 29 years of experience in the General Insurance industry with in-depth technical knowledge both in Claims ∓ Underwriting.

Prabodh Chander – Senior Board Advisor

Prabodh Chander is a former Executive Director of the Indian insurance regulator, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (“IRDA”) and Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (“PFRDA”) and has been associated with the Indian insurance industry for over three decades. He is presently an Advocate enrolled with the Bar Council of Delhi and is also a qualified Arbitrator and Mediator. He played an important part in different departments and functions of IRDA inter alia including licensing of insurance carriers and all other insurance intermediaries, practical interpretation and application of insurance law – regulations and guidelines and functional areas of general insurance including re-insurance and regulatory oversight of the life insurance business; and (d) regulatory supervision and guidance. He continues to associate with different causes of the insurance industry and lends his expertise as an independent consultant to insurers, intermediaries and representative bodies in the insurance sector.

Mohamed Haris – Chief Executive Officer

Mohamed Haris is an enterprising leader with skills in leading personnel towards accomplishment of goals, excel in brand positioning and driving operational excellence. A Performance-driven General Insurance professional with 19 years of experience in General Insurance Business having vast exposure in Non – Life Operations, Risk Management, Business Development, Underwriting & Claims Management and People Management. Having an In-depth knowledge of loss analysis and forecasting, risk financing, claims administration, claims auditing and product management. Pivotal in developing and executing high-level strategies, making high-stakes decisions and combat mission-critical business challenges.

GM Hasan – Chief Technical Officer

GM Hasan holds an extensive experience over 35 years in Underwriting, Claims & Reinsurance who has worked in various capacities. Possess excellent knowledge in Developing & Marketing Insurance Products and Services. He has been resourceful at providing consultation and risk advisory service to large corporate clients. Well familiar with both underwriting & Claims in Property, Motor, Marine Hull & Cargo, Engineering, Project Insurance and specialized in Energy & Casualty lines of business. With extensive experience in all lines of insurance, combined with the management capabilities renders his advice and drives the technical department efficiently.

Raja Raja Varma – Director

Raja Raja Varma an Engineer with over 30 year of experience as Loss Adjuster. Holder of IRDA License since late 80's and have catered claims services to almost every insurer in the Industry. As a Veteran and well known in the Industry he has trained and created many surveyors & loss adjusters during his independent practice.

T Duraibabu – Director

T Duraibabu had serviced the Indian Air Force for over 15 years in the capacity of a Quality Control Officer who adopted Insurance Surveyor Profession post his Air Force service. Catered the insurance industry as a Surveyor & Loss Assessor he has been licensed for over 26 years in an Associate Cadre having wide exposure in handling claims of Fire, Motor, Engineering, Marine Cargo & Miscellaneous departments.

Ragul Anand NJ – Director

Ragul Anand NJ is a Mechanical Engineer holding IRDA License with an extensive knowledge in handling claims of Fire, Engineering & Marine cargo lines. A dynamic professional having excellent management capabilities in driving the department towards achieving operational goals.