Mr. Daniel Braie

By CLEMENT NWOJI, Abuja

The apex insurance sector regulator, National Insurance Commission (NAICOM), has confirmed the appointment of Mr. Daniel Braie as the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Linkage Assurance Plc.

Mr. Okanlawon Adelagun

This is even as the company has announced the appointment of Mr Okanlawon Adelagun, as Executive Director, Technical, in line with its vision to enhance quality of management and operations.

Mr Braie’s  appointment confirmation was communicated to the Chairman Board of Directors via a letter dated 28th December, 2018.

Mr. Braie was the Executive Director, Technical of the Company before he was elevated to the position of the Acting Managing Director earlier in 2018.

As a seasoned insurance professional, he has to his credit over 35 years work experience including at senior management levels across different companies in the industry.

He is expected to bring to bear his wealth of knowledge and experience to  transform the operations of the company for greater growth.

Mr. Adelagun whose appointment as Executive Director, Technical became effective on  7th January,  2019,  is however subject to the approval of NAICOM.

He is expected to bring his wealth of experience to rejuvenate the technical operations of the company for efficiency and productivity.

Mr. Daniel Braie, the Managing Director/CEO has four decades of professional experience in the insurance industry garnered from UNIC Insurance Plc, Trust & Guarantee Insurance Company Limited, Crusader Nigeria Plc and Topflight Insurance Brokers Limited, where he held various managerial positions including: Deputy General Manager, General Manager, Company Secretary, Group Head and Chief Executive Officer.

Mr. Braie is an alumnus of Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) and the West African Insurance Institute (WAII).

He is also an Associate of both the Chartered Insurance Institute of  London (CII) and the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN).