Standard Insurance Opens another Shop in Lekki


Bamidele Famoofo

Standard Insurance Consultants Limited (SICL), a leading insurance broker in Nigeria, has added another feather to its cap, as it inaugurated its Lagos ultra-modern office in Lekki.

The two-storey edifice located at Victoria Arobieke Street, off Admiralty Way, Lekki Phase 1, Victoria Island, Lagos boasts of modern day facilities to serve its numerous customers better.

Chief Executive Officer/ President, SICL, Dr. Ahmed Olaniyi Salawudeen, said the movement of the group’s head office in Lagos to its permanent site, did not only symbolise expansion, but positioning it to render better quality services to its numerous corporate clientele base locally and internationally.

“As you know that we (the firm) have international affiliations as we operate in the United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates, Gambia, China and so on. The spacious mega office will give us opportunity to discharge our duty better,” said Salawudeen.

The award-winning Standard Group’s President attributed the success of his company in the last 37 years to honesty, transparency and integrity.

Founded some 37 years ago, the aim of the group was to provide insurance solutions to the teeming population of Nigerians. “The company has consistently committed itself to the duty of ensuring that its customers gets their claims as at when due”, Salawudeen boasted.

Standard Insurance Consultants Limited has competence in Energy Insurance Placement, Aviation and Space, Marine and General Insurance, Oil and Gas, Construction Engineering, Marine Hull and Cargo, Professional Indemnity, Life Insurance and Special Risks.

According to Salawudeen, “It can also arrange good insurance for kidnapping and ransom. Apart from that, the company parades professionals with expertise in the various fields of Insurance”.

The company’s track record of excellence no doubt has not gone unnoticed as its integrity and transparency in its business dealings, has won it numerous laurels across the globe.

Sometime in November last year, SICL took Nigeria’s name to the highest level when it was awarded with one of the world’s most important business award christened “The Bizz Awards”, in an annual recognition awards organised by the World Confederation of Businesses (WORLDCOB) founded over a decade ago in Houston, Texas, United States of America.

With the award, SICL has joined the Elitist Group of WORLDCOB, alongside large corporations such as Sohar Bank (Oman), Dubai Duty Free (UAE), Doha Bank (Qatar), Saudi Telecom Company (Saudi Arabia), BBK BSC (Bahrain), National Bank of Kuwait (Kuwait), Emirates Identity Authority (UAE), Ethiopia Airlines (Ethiopia), Karabuk University (Turkey), Credit Libanais (Lebanon), Al Sulaimi Group Group, (Oman), Union National Bank (UAE) amongst other notable global companies.

With offices in Nigeria, Dubai, United Kingdom and China, Standard Insurance Consultants Limited, unarguably, ranks among a few indigenous Nigerian brands with a global presence.