Tapan Singhel has been the Doctor of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer of Bajaj Allianz General Insurance since April 2012.
Tapan has a masters degree in physics with a specialization in lasers and spectroscopy from Banaras Hindu University. His basic education was at Louisiana Martiniere for Boys in Kolkata and Saint Peters, Agra.
Tapan started his career with New India Assurance Company Limited as a direct officer in 1991. He is also the president of the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce and was earlier the vice-president for the year 2013-2014. Before becoming the Doctor of Medicine and Chief Executive Officer, Tapan was the chief marketing officer at Bajaj Allianz General Insurance, heading all retail channels and territories.
He has been with Bajaj Allianz since its inception in 2001.
Tapan was also involved in various international projects such as setting up a retail business for Allianz in China. He works in Pune.
He was a member of the board of directors for Berkshire India Limited and Berkshire Hathway Services India Private Limited during 2011-2012.