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1st MEFIN Meeting at the NCVI

Advisers and Members of the Mutual Exchange Forum on Inclusive Insurance, Inc. (MEFIN, Inc.) (L-R) Mr. Bernard Reyes, Vice President of Western Guaranty Corporation; Mr. Jimmy Loro, Senior Adviser of GIZ RFPI Asia; Atty. Juan Paolo Roxas, Microinsurance Division Head of Insurance Commission; Ms. Melinda Grace Labao, Manager for Sales and Partnership Relationship of Pioneer Insurance; Ms. Raquel Capio, Senior Adviser of GIZ RFPI Asia, Mr. Jonathan Batangan, Vice President and Microbusiness Group Head of Cebuana Lhuillier and MEFIN President (3rd from left) Mr. Jean Henri Lhuillier, President and CEO of Cebuana Lhuillier during the First Organizational Meeting held at the Networld Hub in Makati City last November 23.


The MEFIN Network, formed in May 2013 through the assistance of the GIZ RFPI Asia is a collegial body of insurance policy makers and regulators in Asia. It is established as a platform of peer-to-peer learning among policy makers and insurance regulators as it develops and implements programs to provide mutual benefit to its members in advancing inclusive insurance solutions. MEFIN aims to create impacts of regulation and supervision along dimensions of market development, institutional development and client value for the benefit of the poor.