UnityKapital Assurance Plc has appointed Michael Danjuma Dogo and Babatunde Oshadiya as Managing Director and Executive Director (Operations) respectively.
The insurance company notified The Nigerian Stock Exchange that the National Insurance Commission (NAICOM) has approved the appointments of the duo. The appointments took effect from July 21, 2015.
Dogo is a graduate of Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria and holds a Master Degree in Business
Administration from Bayero University, Kano. He is an Associate of the Chartered Insurance Institute, London, as well as an Associate Member of the National Institute of Marketing of Nigeria and an Associate of the Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria.
He started his insurance career with the fire survey department in NICON in 1988. He has worked with African General Insurance Brokers as its Northern Regional Manager. He joined Industrial and General Insurance Plc as its pioneer Branch Manager in Kano where he rose to head the Northwest operations of the organisation.
Dogo is on the board of many companies, including FUG Pensions Plc, and Health Care Security Limited. He is a thorough bred insurance professional having spent over 28 uninterrupted years in the industry; most of these years have been spent at various management and executive management levels.
Oshadiya is a graduate of Insurance from the University of Lagos. He is an Associate Member of both the Chartered Insurance Institute of London, and the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria.
A consummate professional, Oshadiya brings to the fore over two decades of work experience which encompasses Executive Management, Marketing, Underwriting, and Retail Marketing. He has held various high level positions in the insurance industry in the course of his career – AGM Marketing (NEM Insurance Plc), DGM Retail (LASACO Assurance Plc), MD/CEO (Westfield Insurance brokers); he rose from Deputy General Manager to Managing Director/CEO, ACEN Insurance Plc, and from Executive Director, Marketing to Managing Director, Oasis Insurance Plc.
He joined UnityKapital as Executive Director (Operations), a position which puts him in charge of all the Marketing and Technical operations of the company.