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Custodian GMD Wins Almond Insurance Industry Business Award | The Guardian Nigeria News

Group Managing Director (GMD) of Custodian and Investment Plc., Wole Oshin, has won the 2022 Almond Insurance Industry Business Award For Excellence.

The award recognizes individuals with a proven track record of professional brilliance, pioneering, innovation and integrity in the country. The recipients of the award are men and women who have contributed to the insurance industry, to the companies they work with, and to the service of humanity beyond insurance.

Managing Director/Chief Executive of Almond Production Limited, Faith Ugwuode, said Oshin is recognized for the sustainable innovations he has brought to the industry over the years.

“Oshin not only built a successful business, he also pioneered sustainable innovations that have had and still have an impact on the insurance industry. He established the Energy and Allied Insurance Pool of Nigeria during his tenure as President of the Nigerian Insurers Association (NIA).

“He also led the building of a strong database and the IT upgrade of the NIA Secretariat. All of these milestones are there for everyone to see,” she said.
Oshin was, in 2015, appointed Group Managing Director (GMD) of Custodian and Investment Plc.

Prior to becoming Group GMD, he was Managing Director of Custodian and Allied Insurance Limited (CAIL), the commercial general insurance subsidiary.

As CAIL’s Managing Director, Oshin, who founded the group, has been instrumental in the company‘s growth and development, leading it through successful mergers and acquisitions over the past two years. .

He is a graduate in Actuarial Science from the University of Lagos and a licensed insurer. He is a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria and the Association of Investment Advisers and Portfolio Managers. Alumnus of Harvard Business School, he served as President of the Lagos Business School Alumni Association (LBSAA).