United Insurance Company Ltd has appointed Upasana Poudel as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
According to the United Insurance Company Ltd’s disclosure to Nepal Stock Exchange (Nepse), its board meeting held on Thursday decided to appoint Poudel as the insurance company’s CEO for a tenure of four years.
The United Insurance’s decision also makes Poudel the first female CEO of an insurance company in Nepal.
She was serving as the officiating CEO of United Insurance after its former CEO Ramesh Kumar Bhattarai’s four-year term ended in November last year.
Promoted by leading industrialists and trading and commercial houses, United Insurance Company, a non-life insurance company, had started its operation from December 1, 1993.