Mahomed Akoob started his career in 1976 at Munich Reinsurance Company in South Africa. He joined Hannover Re Group in 2002 and served as the Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer of Hannover Re’s subsidiary in South Africa.
Mahomed Akoob was instrumental in establishing Hannover ReTakaful B.S.C. (c) in Bahrain in 2006 to promote the international takaful and retakaful industry. In 2007, a conventional reinsurance branch for Hannover Re was also set up in Bahrain under his able guidance. Currently, he serves as the Chief Executive Officer of both companies.