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Risk Frontiers West Africa – Understanding the New Normal

October 19, 2017

Four Points by Sheraton, Lagos, Nigeria


Event Details

Date:
October 19, 2017
					

This year’s West Africa conference will focus on the recent major shifts in the global political landscape and its impact on Africa, as well as the continuing threats to African businesses. As always, these dynamic events will include workshops hosted by industry experts.

Commercial Risk Africa’s annual West African conference, now in its third consecutive year, provides an unrivalled opportunity for risk and insurance managers to learn, share information and network with their peers and the vibrant insurance community that serves them.

The event is free to attend.

  • Political risk
  • Financial and credit risk
  • Promoting resilience through insurance
  • Risk management education
  • Panel discussions
  • Dynamic workshops
  • Networking opportunities

Venue

Address
Four Points by Sheraton

Lagos,

Nigeria

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Day 1

07:45
Registration and coffee
08:40
Welcome speech
09:00
Political risk and political violence
This session will include political violence, political risk, terrorism, expropriation risk, exchange rate risk, financial and credit risk and all other politically-related risks. It will be followed by a panel discussion.
Genevieve Ahinful
Genevieve Ahinful
Underwriter
African Trade Insurance Agency
Alex Boadi
Alex Boadi
CEO
Let's Move Africa
Minoka Radhakrishnan
Minoka Radhakrishnan
Director
AXA Africa Specialty Risks
Olayinka Odutola
Olayinka Odutola
Director General
AERMP
10:10
Coffee break
10:30
The role of insurance in promoting resilience
We look at the impact of disasters and natural catastrophes and how to build financial resilience to these events, in terms of both damage sustained and speed of recovery. This session will be followed by a panel discussion.
Raymond Akalonu
Raymond Akalonu
Deputy President, Rimson and Head, ERM & Compliance, FBN Insurance
Rimson and FBN Insurance
Adetola Adegbayi
Adetola Adegbayi
Executive Director, General Insurance Business
Leadway Assurance
Alasdair Walker
Alasdair Walker
Head of Energy & Marine, Africa
AGCS Africa
Emeka Akwiwu
Emeka Akwiwu
Property & Casualty Regional Manager, Sub Saharan Africa
Gen Re
11:50
Risk management professionals - education and developing professional standards
The latest update on professional training and career development available for west African risk managers, insurers and brokers.
Raymond Akalonu
Raymond Akalonu
Deputy President, Rimson and Head, ERM & Compliance, FBN Insurance
Rimson and FBN Insurance
Olayinka Odutola
Olayinka Odutola
Director General
AERMP
Ben Kajwang
Ben Kajwang
CEO
College of Insurance, Kenya
12:40
Lunch
13:40
Operational risk
A discussion on a wide range of operational risks facing companies operating in western Africa today, including regulation, but also new approaches to insurance such as parametric insurance, cyber risk, business interruption issues as well as growing directors’ and officers’ risks. This session will be followed by a panel discussion.
Dr Adenike Fajemirokun
Dr Adenike Fajemirokun
Group Chief Risk Officer
Dangote
O S Thomas
O S Thomas
Deputy Commissioner, Technical
Naicom
Baggio Mokoena
Baggio Mokoena
Insurance Representative
Imperial Logistics Insurance Brokers
Femi Oyetunji
Femi Oyetunji
Group Managing Director
Continental Reinsurance
14:40
Afternoon roundtables - Session 1
Delegates are invited to participate in two round tables based on the earlier presentations.
15:40
Afternoon roundtables - Session 2
Delegates are invited to participate in two round tables based on the earlier presentations.
16:40
Summary and closing remarks
17:00
Drinks and networking


More information will follow shortly.

Dr Adenike Fajemirokun
Dr Adenike Fajemirokun
Group Chief Risk Officer
Dangote
O S Thomas
O S Thomas
Deputy Commissioner, Technical
Naicom
Baggio Mokoena
Baggio Mokoena
Insurance Representative
Imperial Logistics Insurance Brokers
Femi Oyetunji
Femi Oyetunji
Group Managing Director
Continental Reinsurance
Raymond Akalonu
Raymond Akalonu
Deputy President, Rimson and Head, ERM & Compliance, FBN Insurance
Rimson and FBN Insurance
Adetola Adegbayi
Adetola Adegbayi
Executive Director, General Insurance Business
Leadway Assurance
Alasdair Walker
Alasdair Walker
Head of Energy & Marine, Africa
AGCS Africa
Genevieve Ahinful
Genevieve Ahinful
Underwriter
African Trade Insurance Agency
Alex Boadi
Alex Boadi
CEO
Let's Move Africa
Minoka Radhakrishnan
Minoka Radhakrishnan
Director
AXA Africa Specialty Risks
Olayinka Odutola
Olayinka Odutola
Director General
AERMP
Emeka Akwiwu
Emeka Akwiwu
Property & Casualty Regional Manager, Sub Saharan Africa
Gen Re
Ben Kajwang
Ben Kajwang
CEO
College of Insurance, Kenya

If you are interested in speaking at this event, please contact Hugo Foster [email protected] for more information.

Please contact Hugo Foster [email protected] for more information on speaking opportunities at this event.

Please contact Hugo Foster [email protected] for more information on sponsor opportunities at this event.

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