UAE-based Green Crescent Insurance Company has appointed Hazem Al Madi as its CEO.

Prior to joining Green Crescent, Al Madi was the executive vice president in-charge of the health insurance division at an insurance company in the UAE.

Al Madi has influenced the shape of the health insurance sector with more than 10 years of experience in the regional and local insurance market.

Green Crescent chairman of board of directors H.E. Sheikh Saeed Bin Hamdan Al Nahyan said that they have tasked Dr. Hazem Al Madi with steering the company to profitability and believe that his entrepreneurial spirit and business acumen will provide exceptional value.

"Hazem Al Madi’s enthusiasm and energy, and his deep local industry expertise are expected to help us realize the full potential of Green Crescent," added Al Nahyan.