About Us

About Us

Satisfying Customers When and Where It Counts

First Guaranty formerly Focus Insurance Brokers Limited is an Innovative Risk Management Outfit, incorporated in 1999 to carry out the business of Insurance Consulting, Risk Management, and Insurance Broking.

First Guaranty is wholly owned by indigenous investors and has a share capital of N5million.  Adequate professional indemnity cover has also been put in place to enhance our ability to serve high net worth clients.

First Guaranty Risk Solutions Limited offers brokerage services across all major classes of insurance in addition to offering specialist expertise on more obscure risks. We enjoy a highly respected reputation throughout the insurance industry and are regarded as being at the leading edge of our profession in terms of innovation, new product development, and servicing standards.

We have International Strategic Alliance with the capacity and the expertise to place your risks in the international market including the Lloyd’s/London market.

Our watchword is excellence and providing value addition to all our stakeholders.

OUR SERVICE SCHEDULE – THE SUMMARY

In an increasingly competitive environment like Nigeria, we recognize that cost may be one criterion to clients but also working closely with clients on programme and risk analysis. The ultimate goal being to develop innovative and cost-efficient insurance programme tailored specifically to meet client’s needs.

A summary of our services includes the following:

  • Design and recommendation of adequate Risk Management Techniques.
  • Improved scope, terms, conditions, and rates leading to Competitive Premium.
  • Fast and hassle-free claims services.
  • Insurance Advisory Services/Business Solutions.

Although there are other insurance intermediaries, First Guaranty is different in our attitude and our approach, the way we deliver exceptional service through our core values of client-partnership, innovation, integrity, accountability, and communication.

All these services, we render at no cost to you, as our fees will be paid by the appointed insurance companies.

Directors' Profile

AYO ONI

He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors. A former President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN) and former Managing Partner of Ernst & Young Osindero Oni (Chartered Accountants).  Mr. Oni, is a former Chairman of Access Bank Plc., Director of Dunlop Nigeria Plc, Berger Paints Plc,  Union Dicon Salt Plc and Just Foods Nigeria Limited.

MR.OLADAPO OLADELE

Oladapo Oladele is a graduate of Philosophy from the University of Ibadan, an Associate Member of Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria [ACIIN], and an Associate Member of Chartered Insurance Brokers of Nigeria [ACIB]. Prior to joining First Guaranty Risk Solutions Limited; he had worked with Mission Insurance Brokers Limited. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Dele has over more than 15 Years of Insurance industry working experience.

LARABA MACHUNGA

Ms. Machunga is an accomplished Oil & Gas expert and currently CEO of Jalz Energy Limited, Managing Director, Associated Oil & Gas Services Limited (An exploration company recently awarded Top Shot marginal field by the Federal Government for development). She was in the employment of NNPC/NAPIMS for twenty-one years before her retirement.

 

She graduated from Ahmadu Bello University and attended the prestigious Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, United Kingdom where she bagged a Post Graduate Diploma in Management Science.  She also studied at the College of Petroleum Studies, Oxford, United Kingdom where she was awarded a Post Graduate Diploma in Petroleum Management with specialization in Trading, Supply, and Distribution.
Ms. Machunga is a member of the Institute of Petroleum (IP), United Kingdom, Nigeria Gas Association, and Energy Club, Nigeria where she served as the President from 2001 – 2003.  Ms. Machunga has attended many courses, workshops and seminars both locally and internationally and has written and presented over 30 topical papers on Oil and Gas.

ADEDAPO FAJI

Adedapo Faji is a graduate of Insurance from The Polytechnic Ibadan, a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria. He has a cumulative experience of close to two decades in Insurance Underwriting and Marketing, having worked at various times in the Insurance industry with Man–Mountain & Company (Insurance Broker), Standard Trust Insurance Plc (Insurance Company), Minet Nigeria (Insurance Broker) and lately Mission Insurance Brokers Ltd. as Manager Operations.

Mr. Faji has attended many courses, Workshops & Seminars on Administration, Insurance Underwriting, and Marketing.

Mr. Adedapo Faji has attended many courses, notably amongst which are:

  • Branch Operations Management by Ogo Associates Limited

General Insurance Underwriting and Claims by Fas Consultants

Intermediate Reinsurance Course by Intermediate Reinsurance Course

He has also presented papers on Insurance at Insurance Workshops. Presently, Adedapo Faji is the General Manager of First Guaranty Risk Solutions Insurance Brokers Ltd.

RONKE OYEWOLE
Ms. Oyewole is a Director of First Guaranty Risk Solutions Limited. A Graduate of University of Jos, she worked as an Associate Consultant with the consortium of Folio Associate/Akintola Williams/P.E International on the restructuring of NNPC and its subsidiaries.  She also participated in other similar projects for DHL International, Lagos and Niger Shipping Line (LANSAL) amongst others.
Ms. Oyewole is currently a Director of First Independent Consulting with specialization on Outsourcing and Corporate Restructuring.

Management Team

MR.OLADAPO OLADELE

Oladapo Oladele is a graduate of Philosophy from the University of Ibadan, an Associate Member of Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria [ACIIN], and an Associate Member of Chartered Insurance Brokers of Nigeria [ACIB]. Prior to joining First Guaranty Risk Solutions Limited; he had worked with Mission Insurance Brokers Limited. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Dele has over more than 15 Years of Insurance industry working experience.

FLOURISH ANOZIE

Flourish Anozie is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN). She studied Economics with BSc. degree from Babcock University, Ilishan Remo, Ogun State. She is the Head of Finance of First Guaranty Risk Solutions Limited.

ADEDAPO FAJI

Adedapo Faji is a graduate of Insurance from The Polytechnic Ibadan, a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria. He has a cumulative experience of close to two decades in Insurance Underwriting and Marketing, having worked at various times in the Insurance industry with Man–Mountain & Company (Insurance Broker), Standard Trust Insurance Plc (Insurance Company), Minet Nigeria (Insurance Broker) and lately Mission Insurance Brokers Ltd. as Manager Operations.

Mr. Faji has attended many courses, Workshops & Seminars on Administration, Insurance Underwriting, and Marketing.

Mr. Adedapo Faji has attended many courses, notably amongst which are:

  • Branch Operations Management by Ogo Associates Limited

General Insurance Underwriting and Claims by Fas Consultants

Intermediate Reinsurance Course by Intermediate Reinsurance Course

He has also presented papers on Insurance at Insurance Workshops. Presently, Adedapo Faji is the General Manager of First Guaranty Risk Solutions Insurance Brokers Ltd.

JUDITH EHOHO

Judith Ehoho is a graduate of the prestigious Ambrose Ali University, Ekpoma, and a member of the Nigerian Bar Association Lagos Chapter. She is an impeccable lawyer with a deep understanding of policy issues who also has a phenomenal capacity for legal research and documentation, having worked as an associate in a number of law firms. Judith is currently serving as Head Legal Department /Company Secretary.

Judith is excellent in client relationships which enables her to anticipate potential policy issues within the business as well as provide workable solutions.

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