July 4 - Insurance and risk management services provider for the transport and logistics industry, the TT Club, has appointed Pandi Correspondents (Mumbai) Pvt Limited as a specialist network partner in India.
Pandi Correspondents - headquartered in Mumbai with offices in Chennai, Kolkata and Goa - has handled local claims for the TT Club since 1994. With its promotion to specialist network partner, Pandi Correspondents will be integrated into the TT Club's IT system and will act as a claims handling authority.
According to the TT Club, the move will enhance services to its Indian members. The continuing emergence of the Indian economy, the growth of its population, rise in imports and exports and significant levels of infrastructure investment signifies the importance of the Indian market to the TT Club, now and in the future.
"Trade to and from India, and its associated complexities, will inevitably increase. Therefore, we have been looking for ways to serve our membership and the Indian market better," said Phillip Emmanuel, leader of the TT Club's operations in Asia-Pacific, adding "the elevation of Pandi to the status of a network partner will significantly enhance this service in the crucial Indian market".