Goldlink Insurance Plc has sponsored the Certification Training and Examination in ISO 31000 Risk Management by the Global Institute of Risk Management Standard (G31000). President of Global Institute of Risk Management Standard headquartered in France, which is the global platform for ISO 31000, Alex Dali, was at the event to oversee the 3-day master class that had participants from Goldlink Insurance, Leadway Assurance, Renaissance Capital, First Bank of Nigeria, Sovereign Trust Insurance, International Energy Insurance and Calabar Microfinance Bank Limited in attendance.
According to Mr. Olawale Awosina of Goldlink, the Chief Risk Officer of Goldlink Insurance, a certified ISO 31000 Risk Management professional and lead trainer initiated the move of the training programme to Nigeria. It was disclosed that the ISO 31000 training has been conducted in over 21 countries in the world since its inception; and this is the first time it would be conducted in the whole of Sub-Sahara Africa (South Africa excluded).
The training programme was facilitated by Alex Dali, the President of G31000, Joseph Iyofor, a Lead Risk Consultant at Greenland Specialist Consulting Services and Olawale Awosina, Chief Risk Officer of Goldlink Insurance Plc. Mr. Gbolahan Olutayo, Chief Executive Officer of Goldlink, stated that the company put its weight behind the Risk Management Standard training because of its understanding of the need for proper risk assessment and management in its daily operational activities as a risk-taker and its relevance in every facet of business world.