Managing Partner, Consilient

Robin Ali

Robin is a highly qualified and experienced insurance professional having served the industry in diverse roles for over 29 years, the last nine being in the Middle East.  He founded Consilient, an independent consultancy practice, at the end of 2015.  He remains a key figure in the implementation of the 2013 Health Insurance Law of the Government of Dubai.  He and his team developed and implemented on behalf of Dubai Health Authority a regulatory framework for health insurers and third party administrators and is currently leading major projects in partnership with leading international and regional insurers such as the design and development of a ground breaking premium regulation model for the Emirate of Dubai as well as a unified health insurance policy wording.  He has also implemented a regime to license and improve the professional standards of the health insurance intermediation market.

Prior to establishing Consilient and his work with DHA, he worked for Ernst & Young’s Advisory Services arm on engagements for international and regional insurers, reinsurers and regional regulatory authorities in the MENA region.  Prior to this he spent four years in the regional broking market after 20 years experience in the UK insurance business.

His work with Consilient now focuses on helping governments develop and restructure healthcare funding models and expanding the reach of workplace wellness as a means of improving both employee health and performance at work.