About Us

Founded in 2011 in the UAE, the Gateway International Assurance Company (GIA) offers a wide array of underwriting solutions across various spheres of insurance operations. It is set to revolutionize the insurance domain with its unmatched expertise and experience in the local market.

As an appointed and fully authorized agency of ARABIA Insurance Company, which has built a great experience in the field of insurance since 1962 playing a pivotal role in the progress and development of the Arab countries, GIA  underwrites all classes of business – from personal, corporate, motor, to marine, industrial and health, amongst others.

Led by Mr. George Ashkar, a prominent figure in the insurance industry with over 35 years of experience in the Middle East, the qualified and trusted team of  GIA  offers a comprehensive range of insurance solutions across all sectors, aiming to spread the offering through a wider geographical presence in the coming years.

"Committed to provide insurance protection to our clients, we have a vision to serve with integrity, professionalism and complete business transparency. Clients now demand value added products that are tailored to suit their specific needs. At GIA, we offer a product range of high value services which will be fully customer focused. We understand different insurance needs and are here to offer tailor-made solutions that fit the requirements of clients. In other words, when you think Insurance, you think  GIA.” – George Ashkar.