SBI General Insurance Appoints Mr. Jitendra Attra as Chief Financial Officer

Jitendra Attra

Mumbai, 15th Sept 2023– SBI General Insurance today announced the appointment of Mr. Jitendra Attra as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO). In this new role, Mr. Attra will be responsible for leading the Company’s finances, formulating and monitoring policies, setting up internal controls, accounting, taxation, budgeting & financial planning, MIS, and capital planning for the Company.

He is a seasoned BFSI professional with over two decades of rich experience and expertise to drive financial excellence within the organization. His career spans a remarkable journey across the insurance industry, marked by significant contributions to renowned companies.

His extensive professional background includes key roles at Zuno General Insurance, Munich Re, SBI Life Insurance, ICICI Prudential Life Insurance, and Deloitte Haskins & Sells.  As a chartered accountant and a graduate from Mumbai University, he brings a blend of academic excellence and practical industry insights to his new position.

His tenure at SBI General Insurance is set to usher in a new era of financial stewardship and strategic financial planning. Mr. Attra’s track record in the insurance sector makes him an invaluable addition to the SBI General Insurance leadership team.

Speaking on the appointment Mr. Kishore Kumar Poludasu, MD & CEO of SBI General Insurance, said, “We are delighted to have Mr. Attra join our leadership team as the Chief Financial Officer. His profound knowledge and extensive experience within the insurance industry are a tremendous asset.

We are confident that his expertise will play a pivotal role in steering our financial strategies, ensuring our continued growth and driving our path to success.”

On his appointment Mr. Jitendra Attra said, “I am honored to join the esteemed team at SBI General Insurance as Chief Financial Officer. The general insurance business is one of the fastest growing sectors in India. I look forward to building on the Company’s financial growth momentum and ensuring that we maintain our reputation for financial excellence.”

This appointment comes at a significant juncture for SBI General Insurance, as the Company continues to expand its offerings and strengthen its market presence. His financial acumen and strategic insights are poised to contribute significantly to the Company’s ambitious goals.

About SBI General Insurance Company Limited:

SBI General is one of the fastest growing private general insurance companies, with the strong parentage of SBI. We, at SBI General Insurance, are committed to carry forward the legacy of trust and security; and have the vision to become the most trusted general insurer for a transforming India.

Ever since our establishment in 2009, our growth has been exponential in various aspects. We have expanded our presence from 17 branches in 2011 to over 141 branches pan-India. Till date, we have served over 34 crore customers.

We have been awarded ‘Insurer of the Year’ in the non-life category at FICCI Insurance Industry Awards, for two consecutive years in 2020 & 2021. In 2022, recognized as the ‘Best General Insurance Company of the Year’ at the ‘Third Emerging Asia Insurance Awards’ organized by the ‘Indian Chamber of Commerce’.

We have a robust multi-distribution model encompassing Bancassurance, Agency, Broking, Retail Direct Channels and Digital tie-ups. The widespread network of distributors like 22437 plus SBI branches, Agents, other financial alliances, OEMs, and multiple digital partners enable us to extend our reach to the pocketed remote areas of India.

We offer a bouquet of products spread across various lines of businesses that cater to customers across all segments like Retail, Corporate, SME and Rural, ensuring accessibility via digital as well as physical modes.

SBI General Insurance reported a 17.6% growth in Gross Written Premium (GWP) in FY 2022-23 and the GWP stood at Rs. 10,888 crore.

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