Roles of AITRI


The most core focus in AITRI’s activities is providing technical programmes for the insurance Regulators within this region. The training area is mainly related to the IAIS Insurance Core Principles.


Young ASEAN Insurance Manager Award (YAMA)

  • Was mooted by the ASEAN Insurance Council in 1996 and AITRI is privileged to be appointed as the permanent secretariat of YAMA
  • To award outstanding young managers for their achievements, contributions and dedications in the insurance industry in this region.
  • It opens to all ASEAN nationals below 40 years old.
  • This annual award is judged by the key insurance industry leaders in ASEAN.

ASEAN Insurance Congress (AIC)

  • It is organized under the auspices of the ASEAN Insurance Council and held bi-annually.
  • AITRI is the permanent secretariat for AIC Congress
  • Serves as the platform to discuss on the current issues circulating the insurance industry in the ASEAN region and to find best practices to adopt in improving the industry.
  • AIC Congress is attended by the middle to top management level executives from ASEAN as well as Non-ASEAN.


The third essential component is research. Research is usually conducted on needs basis. The areas of focus are mainly on human resource development and other technical matters that are impacting the Insurance Industry.

Two researches have been carried out by AITRI so far:

  1. “A Comparative Analysis on Current Insurance Law and Its Supervision in the ASEAN Region”.
  2. "Study on Human Resource Development Needs for ASEAN Insurance Regulators and Insurance Industry”.

A non-profit organization set up exclusively to serve as a regional network center for insurance education and research.


Contact Us

Address :

Level 6, Bangunan AICB,
No. 10 Jalan Dato’ Onn,
50480 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 

Email :

Phone : +603-2712 8882

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