Debra Burford

DXB APAC Speaker 2023

Debra Burford

Debra Burford is a highly accomplished and visionary insurance professional, known for her exceptional leadership and unwavering commitment to delivering outstanding insurance solutions to the market. As the Chief Underwriting Officer for the Asia-Pacific region at Zurich Insurance Company Ltd, she brings a wealth of expertise and a track record of success.

With her diverse and inclusive team, Debra is at the forefront of integrating sustainability into the core of their business operations. She is passionate about forging strategic partnerships with customers and the wider community, driving positive change and creating a more sustainable future. Debra’s innovative mindset and forward-thinking approach have positioned her as a trusted thought leader in the industry.

Recognizing the often overlooked value of insurance in the digital ecosystem, Debra has emerged as a passionate advocate for its crucial role in society. She understands that insurance is not just an afterthought but an essential pillar of security and protection. Her remarkable achievements and deep understanding of the industry have shaped her into a respected authority, redefining the perception of insurance and promoting its undeniable significance.

Through her remarkable leadership and unwavering dedication, Debra Burford is revolutionizing the insurance landscape, fostering resilience, and empowering individuals and businesses to thrive in an ever-changing world. Her contributions are driving meaningful impact and shaping a more secure and prosperous future for us all.