OFFICIAL ORGANIZATION OF EVENTS. 2017 WORLD INSURANCE DAY
World insurance celebrated its big day in Santiago with the Premios Galicia Segura (Galicia Insurance Awards)
On May 11, events to celebrate World Insurance Day took place in Santiago de Compostela; the main focus of the event was the Premios Galicia Segura official ceremony that is organized annually by Fundación Inade. These awards recognize the efforts and dedication of persons and institutions, which from different areas contribute to raising the level of the Spanish insurance industry and risk management.
This event is internationally renowned, not only account of the ceremony in itself, but given the attendance of the highest representative of the world’s insurance industry: the Chairwoman of the Business Association for Insurance (UNESPA) and of the Inter-American Federation of Insurance Companies (FIDES), Pilar González de Frutos.
The official ceremony was attended by Juan Viaño, the Rector of the University of Santiago de Compostela; Antón Cobián Varela, Valeriano Martínez, Head of Finance at the Xunta de Galicia; and Jorge Duarte Vázquez, the Second Deputy Mayor of Santiago de Compostela.