Kamesh is the Chairman and Founder of Digit General Insurance Company -. a new age general insurance company that is on a mission to simplify insurance. Within just over 3 years of operations, Digit has won the title of the General Insurance Company of the year, Asia, twice. Recently it also joined the Unicorn Club with a valuation of 1.9 billion dollars. A business leader with over 32 years of rich industry experience, Kamesh’s role at Digit is to lead the company into unchartered territory with innovative solutions that will change the face of the insurance industry in the years to come. Prior to Digit, Kamesh was the Head of H8 – Asset Management & US life insurance in Allianz Asset Management. Being associated with Allianz for close to two decades, Kamesh has held decision-making roles such as the Head of Group Planning and Controlling (Allianz Insurance), Regional Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific (Allianz Insurance) and Chief Executive Officer and Country Manager (Bajaj Allianz Life Insurance Co. Ltd) among others. In these leadership roles, he was responsible for several large markets, including China, Korea, Taiwan and Japan, besides India. He graduated in Science from St. Stephens, Delhi followed by a degree in law from Delhi University again, and completed his MBA from FMS, Delhi.