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FBNInsurance sensitizes retirees on annuity                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance wins Insurance Company of the Year Award. …Val Ojumah is Insurance Man of the Year                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      FBN General Insurance appoints Opadokun as Managing Director.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance sponsors free Breast and Cervical screening for women.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance Rewards Outstanding Financial Advisors With Brand New Hyundai Accent                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance widens her retail network with four new offices                                                                                                                                                                                                                   RIMSON inducts Ojumah as Fellow                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance holds 5th Annual General Meeting, declares 19k per share dividend                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance Deploys 3i Infotech’s End to End Premia Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance Launches Experiential Auto Insurance Campaign                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance's Profit Grows On Strong Premium Income                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance gets ‘A+’ (Agusto) rating …up from ‘A‘ in 2015.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance Wins Global Accolade Yet Again.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   NAIPCO gets N14.5m FBNInsurance Group Family Shield cover                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance Group donates to Down Syndrome Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                   FBNInsurance commits to improved service delivery                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Adenrele Kehinde     Chairman
Adenrele Kehinde

Adenrele Kehinde is the Chairman of the Board of FBN Insurance Limited. She started her career as State Counsel with the Lagos State Ministry of Justice between 1974 and 1978 before moving to the private sector, where she gained significant experience in company secretarial, banking, dispute resolution, property management and consulting and human resource management.


A Certified Arbitrator, Adenrele has a first degree in law from the University of Lagos. She has been a member of the Nigerian Bar for more than 40 years, and is a member of the Negotiation and Conflict Management Group. She has also served on the Boards of Lagos Development and Property Corporation, Crown Estates Plc and FBN Capital Ltd. Adenrele now runs her own legal practice, which is retained by a number of reputable financial institutions for legal advisory services.


She is happily married with children and grandchildren


Valentine Ojumah     Managing Director/CEO
Valentine Ojumah

Valentine Ojumah is a resourceful management executive with more than 30 years’ experience in risk management, insurance broking, loss adjusting, consultancy and training within the insurance industry, academia and research.


Prior to becoming FBNInsurance’s CEO, Valentine was head of various departments within Insurance Brokers of Nigeria Ltd. He was also a lecturer at the University of Lagos. He has a first degree in insurance from the University of Lagos and an MSc in business from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and is an Associate Member of the Chartered Insurance Institutes in both Nigeria and the UK.

Margaret Dawes     Director (South African)
Margaret Dawes

Margaret Dawes is the Chief Executive Officer of Sanlam Developing Markets (Rest of Africa). She worked with Fisher Hoffman Sithole, Johannesburg (1987–1999) as an Audit Manager and Cubed Capital Holdings Limited (1999–2005) as the Group Financial Director/COO. In 2008 Margaret was appointed Head, Sanlam – Rest of Africa Division, with responsibility for the operations of Sanlam’s Life companies in Africa. 

Caleb Yaro     Director
Caleb Yaro

Mr. Yaro is the Managing Consultant of Cornerstone Consultant, Lagos. He is a seasoned executive with extensive experience in Accounting and Investment. He worked with Citibank and NIDB from 1974-1976 before proceeding to Chase Merchant bank (Later known as Continental Merchant Bank). Mr. Yaro is currently a Director of the Design Trade & Company Limited and was formerly on the Board of UBA Global Markets and Light House Asset Management.

Aderemi Ogunmefun     Director
Aderemi Ogunmefun

Remi Ogunmefun is the Managing Partner of Blackstone Partners, a specialist financial services law firm in Nigeria. He has over 32 years’ legal and banking practice experience spanning various organisations, both private and public. He was previously Company Secretary, Legal Adviser and Director at the Universal Trust Bank Group.

Remi is a Fellow of the Institute of Strategic Management with a specialism in corporate governance, and an alumnus of Columbia Business School, Columbia University, New York.

Theuns Botha     Director (South African)
Theuns Botha

Theuns Botha is the Head of Actuarial: Africa for Sanlam Emerging Markets.  He is a qualified actuary and has 15 years’ experience in the life insurance industry within Sanlam. He spent most of career within a Sanlam subsidiary that focused on group business for the entry level market and held various positions including Chief Operations Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Actuary.

Oyewale Ariyibi     Director
Oyewale Ariyibi
Oyewale Ariyibi is the Head of Finance at FBN Holdings Plc. Before this appointment, he was Chief Finance Officer at Transnational Corporation of Nigeria Plc (Transcorp) and Country Financial Controller at Standard Chartered Bank, Nigeria. He has a combined 23 years experience in banking and allied financial services, business assurance, tax management, business process review and consulting across several institutions. 
Wale's core competencies include financial accounting and reporting, capital raising, tax planning and cost management, operational risk management, strategic and corporate planning, compliance and business assurance amongst others, which he brings to bear on his functions at FBN Holdings Plc. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA), Associate of the Chartered Institute of Taxation (ACIT) and Certified Pension Institute of Nigeria (ACIP). Wale loves travelling, soccer, table tennis and is happily married with children.