BUSINESSTODAY Online, a Nigerian business news website has released the names of nominees for the 2013 Nigerian Insurance Businesstoday award.
According to a statement released by the Publisher/editor Businesstoday Newsonline, Nkechi Naeche, the yearly award which is in five categories will be contested by underwriting, broking firms and individuals who distinguished themselves and have contributed immensely to the success of the organization in 2013.
She said the nominees for the Insurance Man of the year category are, the Managing Director/CEO Goldlink Insurance Plc, Mr. Gbolahon Olatayo; Managing Director Custodian and Allied Insurance Plc , Mr. Wole Oshin; Group Managing Director Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, Mr.Akin Ogunbiyi; Managing Director Linkage Assurance plc, Mr. Gus Wiggle and Managing Director Staco Insurance Plc Mr. .Sakiru Oyefeso.
She noted that firms nominated for Insurance Company of the Year are: Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc; Goldlink Insurance Plc and IGI Insurance Plc.
While the Companies nominated for Micro Insurance Company of the year are Mutual Benefits Assurance Plc, Mansard Insurance Plc and FBN Life Insurance.
She said that Former Managing Director of Crystalife Assurance now ARM Insurance, Mrs. Seyi Ifaturoti and Mrs. Yetunde Ilori were among those nominated for Insurance woman of the year award.
Alpha Choice Insurance Brokers and Glanvill Enthoven Insurance Brokers were nominated for Insurance Broking Company of the Year Award.
She called on operators interested in nominating anyone to do so through the Businesstoday online email firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org.
She said the award is its maiden edition and is going to be a yearly event aimed at refocusing the industry for better performance and enable the industry to be among the leading voice in the financial sector in Nigeria. The Event is scheduled to take place this May in Lagos.