FBN General Insurance Limited has announced the appointment of Babatunde Mimiko as its Executive Director.
The company said in a statement that Mimiko brings on board a sterling 18-year career across the financial services industry including a short stint in banking.
The company stated expressed delight with Mimikoâ€™ appointment, adding, he â€œis no doubt an ideal fit to help our business to the next levelâ€.
Mimiko began his insurance career at WAPIC Insurance in 1999 as Assistant Superintendent (Underwriting), from there, he moved to the then Intercontinental Bank (now Access Bank) as Product Manager â€“ Consumer Banking Group. At Intercontinental Bank, he was responsible for developing, marketing and management of all the retail banking products of the bank. In 2003, he re-joined WAPIC Insurance as Branch Manager of its Port Harcourt office. He went on to spend the next 10 years of his professional career rising through various top management positions until he left as Controller in 2013. Prior to his appointment as Executive Director at FBN General Insurance, Mimiko was Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Ensure Insurance.
Mimiko is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (FCII) and an alumnus of the prestigious Pan Atlantic University (Lagos Business School). A strategic and analytical mind, he is an MBA (Financial Management) holder from Lagos State University.