Board of Directors
Mr. Yinka Sanni
Mr. Yinka Sanni is a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited. He is currently the Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Holdings PLC, the parent Company of Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited and a member of the Standard Bank Group, Africa’s largest bank by assets. Prior to assuming this role, he was the Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC. Yinka was the pioneer Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited. He was also the pioneer Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited, a company he grew from start up to Nigeria’s leading independent asset management and stockbroking firm.
He has a wealth of experience spanning close to three decades in financing, capital raising, M&A and privatization advisory. He has a broad-based knowledge of various areas of business having attended several programs and trainings. He holds a Bachelors degree of Agricultural Economics from The University of Nigeria, Nsukka where he emerged as the best graduating student of the Faculty in 1987. He subsequently obtained an MBA from Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife. He has also undertaken the Harvard Business School, Boston, Advanced Management Programme (AMP) and he is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Stockbrokers of Nigeria.
Mr. Anselem Igbo
Mr. Igbo is the Chief Executive, Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited. He is an accomplished insurer with over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of insurance, underwriting and claims.
Mr. Igbo joined Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC as Head, Collateral Administration in January 2014 and has since then demonstrated enthusiasm for success and exceptional service delivery.
Ms. Sakeenat Bakare
Ms. Sakeenat is an Executive Director on the Board of Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited. She is responsible for leading Business Development Department and leveraging Finance, Information Technology and Human Capital & Administration Departments for the benefit of the company. Ms. Sakeenat joined Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers in March 2017 as Chief Operating Officer with responsibility for both Business Development and Technical Operations Departments. In this role, she has overseen remarkable process improvement and grown the company’s business.
Prior to joining the company, Ms. Sakeenat was Head-Product Management in the Personal and Business Banking SBU of Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC and before then, garnered a wealth of experience across pension and non-pension asset management, fund valuation, fund administration and finance from both Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Limited and Stanbic IBTC Asset Management Limited where she left as Head-Business Operations. She was a principal officer in the set-up and running of varied bespoke portfolios and mutual funds, including the money market fund which is currently the largest money market fund in its industry.
Ms. Sakeenat is a Fellow of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and has completed the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) examinations. She has also completed levels I and II on the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.
Ms. Sakeenat earned her Executive MBA degree from the prestigious INSEAD Business School, France and has a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Lagos, Nigeria.
Mr. Eric Fajemisin
Mr. Eric Fajemisin is a Non-executive Director of Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers. He is the Chief Executive of Stanbic IBTC Pension Managers Ltd (SIPML). Mr. Fajemisin has had extensive experience in banking and financial services spanning over 25 years during which period he acquired practical and in-depth knowledge in investment banking, Multilateral sector Financing, Debt Syndication, Equity Placement, Financial Advisory, Pension Fund Portfolio Management.
Mr. Remy Osuagwu
Mr. Osuagwu holds a Bachelor's degree in Banking & Finance, as well as an MBA. He has had extensive experience in banking and financial services, spanning a period of over 15 years. He was previously Head of Commercial Banking for Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC, and is currently the Head of Business Banking for Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC.
Mr. Osuagwu was appointed to the Board of Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers Limited as Non-Executive Director on 22 October 2018.
Mr. Godwin Wiggle
Mr. Godwin Wiggle is a seasoned Insurance practitioner with sterling qualities and proven track record, his experience in all aspects of insurance practice spanning through a period of over 34 years. Mr. Wiggle was the Managing Director of Linkage Assurance Plc prior to which, he worked with Central Insurance Company Limited as MD/CEO, Financial Assurance, BAICO Insurance and WAPIC Insurance where he rose to the position of Deputy General Manager.
Mr. Wiggle holds a Higher National Diploma in Insurance and is a Fellow of the Chartered Insurance, London. He is an Alumnus of CEP20 of Lagos Business School, IESE, Barcelona, University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Kellogg School of Management and Swiss Insurance Training Centre, Zurich, Switzerland (SITC).
Mr. Olu Delano
Mr. Delano joined Stanbic IBTC in 2009. He has over 20 years’ banking experience that cuts across Investment Banking, Leveraged & Acquisition Finance, Asset Based Lending Financial and Client Coverage. He is currently the Head, Client Coverage of Stanbic IBTC Bank PLC.
Mr. Delano holds a BSc degree in Accounting and Finance and an MBA in Financial Management.
Ms. Nkolika Okoli
Ms. Okoli joined Stanbic IBTC Bank in May 2016 as Head of Personal Banking. She has over 23 years’ experience in the Nigerian Banking sector. She used to Head the Retail Banking Group at Skye Bank Nigeria Plc where she worked for more than 7 years.
Prior to her appointment as Head, Retail Banking in Skye bank, she had worked as a Regional Director in Skye Bank. She also worked with First Bank, Prudent Bank and the legacy Chartered Bank as Branch Manager and Credit & Marketing Officer.
Ms. Okoli holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Linguistics from University of Nigeria, Nsukka and a Masters in Business Administration from Durham University Business School (DUBS), UK. She is a Certified Retail Banker (CRB), a Certified Product Manager (CPM), an Honourary member of the International Academy of Retail Banking and an Honourary member of Chartered Institute of Bankers, Nigeria (CIBN).
Ibiyemi Mezu - Head, Business Development
Ibiyemi is an alumni of the Harvard Business School and the Lagos Business School. She also holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the University of Ibadan, and a Masters degree in International Business Economics from the University of Westminster UK.
She has over 16 years’ experience in Finance, Strategy, Customer Service, Sales & Marketing and Corporate Branding & Communication. Prior to joining Stanbic IBTC she was Regional Manager Sales and Marketing in Pensions Alliance Limited where she was responsible for various strategic management projects and oversaw the development and implementation of business processes, organic business growth and customer retention strategies. She held several positions including Group Head Pension Service Center, Group Head of Benefits & Payment, and Head Strategy amongst several others.
She was a member of the Management Investment Committee and also a member for the pension industry - PENOP Branding Committee. Prior to joining Pensions Alliance Limited she worked at NSL LMC and Sahara Energy Resource Limited. She is currently responsible for the coordination of Sales and Business Development drive for Stanbic IBTC Insurance brokers.
Oresanya Adebisi – Head, Claims
Adebisi is a graduate of Chemical Engineering from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology, Ogbomoso. He qualified as an associate member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) in April, 2013. He is also an associate member of the institute for operations research of Nigeria (INFORN).
He started his insurance career with AIICO Insurance Plc in 2008 as an engineer in the claims department where he was trained on inspection and adjustment of losses. After two successful years in AIICO, he proceeded to WAPIC Insurance Plc in 2010 where he served in different roles in underwriting, survey, claims and sales for five years six months. He joined Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers (SIIB) in August, 2015.
Ibraheem Kadiku – Head, Underwriting
Ibraheem obtained a BSc Degree in Insurance (First Class Division) from the University of Lagos and Master Degree in Risk Management from the University of East London, UK. Ibraheem qualified as an associate member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) in October, 2012.
He is experienced in insurance broking and responsible for coordinating the underwriting team. He joined Stanbic IBTC Insurance Brokers (SIIB) in June, 2018.