The Managing Director of Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc, Mr. Wale Onaolapo was recently honoured in Lagos by the Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria.
He joins the league of the Erudite and Boardroom Maestro, Mr. Gamaniel Onosode as an Honorary Fellow/Patron of the Institute in appreciation of his remarkable contributions to entrepreneurship development in the country.
In the same vein, Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc also bagged a corporate award from the Institute as an Enterprise of Legacy.
The Executive Secretary of the Institute of Entrepreneurs, Nigeria, Mr. Rotimi Oladele asserted that, both the Managing Director and the underwriting firm have been very distinguishing in their own rights.
He said, Mr. Wale Onaolapo has demonstrated a high level of professionalism in his career spanning close to three decades. He described him as a man with great virtues, highly competent, Excellent Manager of both Human and Material Resources and above all, a man of high integrity that has promoted the true ideals of entrepreneurship in Nigeria.
For Sovereign Trust Insurance Plc, the company has been at the forefront pioneering new ideas and initiatives in the insurance industry since its inception in 1995.
The Sovereign Trust brand is known for innovation and service excellence. For quite some time now, the company has earned an enviable position in the insurance industry as the lead underwriters for most of the major Oil and Gas projects in the country. For such a feat, it goes to show that the company has demonstrated a consistent level of professionalism over the years to have continued to play a dominant role in that very sensitive sector of the economy.
Unarguably, one of the most prolific insurance companies in the country with a very dynamic and well_articulated workforce comprising of varied and highly skilled professionals who are constantly exposed to top_notch human capacity building.
The Executive Director of the Institute said, it took the institute close to four months of rigourous research and investigation to arrive at the result that has culminated into the awards that were being given to the deserving individuals and corporate organisations.