Lasaco Assurance Plc
The board of directors and management of Lasaco Assurance Plc have announced the appointment of four Deputy General Managers (DGMs) and an Assistant General Manager (AGM).
They are Messrs. Biodun Dosunmu, Akinwale Sofile, Ademoye Shobo, Oluyemi Samson, and Mrs. Folakemi Ajayi respectively. Also appointed by the board are an acting Company Secretary, Mrs. Morayo Akinkunmi; four Controllers and three Senior Managers respectively.
The Managing Director of the company, Mr. Olusola Ladipo-Ajayi, who made this known in a statement, said “the elevations reflect our confidence in their continued ability to deliver the highest quality management services.”
“They have all demonstrated tremendous amount of hard work, dedication and loyalty to the company. These promotions are the result of LASACO‘s continued growth and there is no doubt that they will continue to provide our stakeholders with quality service in their new roles,” he added.
Dosunmu is now the DGM (Business Services and Risk Management) and Chief Risk Officer and Chief Compliance officer of the company. He is a 1990 graduate of Insurance from the University of Lagos and he holds a Master’s Degree in Marketing and Law Degree from the same University. He was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2007.
A fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (FCII), Dosunmu was before now the DGM (Plans & Programmes). He has also attended various courses and conferences both locally and internationally.
Sofile joined LASACO as DGM (Finance & Accounts) and Head of Finance and Accounts department. He graduated from Yaba College of Technology in 1997 and holds a B.Sc. degree from Adekunle Ajasin University. He is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (FCA) and an Associate Member of Nigerian Institute of Management.
Samson was AGM (FCT/Northern Region) and now DGM (Plans & Programmes). A 1991 graduate of the Lagos State Polytechnic, Samson joined the company in 1991 and graduated from Lagos State Polytechnic in 1996.
Shobo is DGM (Marketing) and Heads the Marketing Division. He joined the company in 1993 with a 1988 B.Sc. degree in Chemistry from the Lagos State University.
Ajayi joined LASACO in 1990 and prior to this elevation, she AGM (Technical). She was Controller (Fire & Accident) and management representative for the Quality Management System – ISO 9001:2008.
A 1998 Political Science graduate of the Lagos State University, Akinkunmi is the acting Company Secretary with oversight functions on human resources and administration departments. She joined the company in 2007 as a Compliance Manager. A 1990 graduate of Law from Obafemi Awolowo University, Akinkunmi also holds a Master’s degree in Law from the University of Lagos.
Mr. Akintunde Akinyanju is now Regional Controller Marketing (Lagos and South West). He joined the company last year, and is a 1989 graduate of the University of Lagos.
Other controllers who were also elevated are Mrs. Mosunmola Balogun, Controller (Reinsurance Department), Mr. Tokunboh Idowu, Controller (Fire & Accident Department), Mrs. I.D. Babaita, Controller (Public Sector) and Mr. Dimeji Ogundele, Controller (Information and Communication Technology Department).
Some others were made Senior Managers including Mrs. Abiola Aladejebi, Mr. Mudasiru Ajadi, Mr. Kayode Ogundipe, Mrs. Toyin Iriabe and Miss Lara Laloko.