The conference producers are currently developing the agenda and allocationg expert speakers key discussion topics for AIRC 2019.When we have a list of the speakers ready, we will upload it up on the website plus the an updated event program..

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Lee Ellis MBA,
Chief Executive Officer
RFIB Africa
Doug Lacey,
Senior Advisor,
LeapFrog Strategic Africa Investments
Robert Beighton,
Head of Strategy and Corporate Development -Africa,
Old Mutual
Adan H. Abbey,
Horn of Africa Insurance
Ezekiel Macharia,
Chief Actuary,
Eric Otieno Olweny,
Bancassurance Principal Officer,
Leadway Insurance Brokers
Hassan Bashir,
Takaful Insurance of Africa Limited
Karen Miller,
Managing Executive,
ABSA Insurance
Lydia Kayonde,
Head Bancassurance,
Stanbic Bank ( Uganda )
Manoj Kumar,
CEO and Managing Director
Justus Mutiga,
ICEA LION Life Assurance
Jacquline Karasha,
Head of Corporate Business,
Ezekiel Owour,
Managing Director,
CIC Life Assurance Ltd.
Ayandev Saha
General Manager
K M Dastur & Company, London, UK
Yann Groeger
Regional Manager for Africa
Ashok Shah,
APA Insurance
Thomas Njeru,
Associate Director | Actuarial and Insurance Consulting
Kizito Makatian,
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Turnkey Africa Ltd
Cecilia Rague,
Co Founder and Chief Executive Officer,
Underwriting Africa Limited
Ezekiel Macharia,
Chief Actuary,
Kenbright Holding Limited
John Kamau,
Senior Manager

Mr. Souvik Banerjea,
Managing Director,
Continental Reinsurance
Timothy Oriedo
Blockchain & Big Data Consultant
Predictive Analytics
Muema Muindi,
Managing Director,
Kenya Orient Insurance
Levi Roimen,
Manager Deal Advisory/ Financial Risk Management,
Albert Rweyemamu,
Snr Underwriter
African Trade Insurance Agency
Indira Gopalakrishna,
Impact Insurance Fellow,
Equity Insurance Agency
Nicholas Mruttu,
General Manager - Retail Business (Individual & SME)
Jubilee Insurance
Abel Munda,
Managing Director
Liberty Life
Edwards Hawi,
East Africa Insurance Directory
Rachel Ndungu,
Head of Agency Distribution,
Jubilee Insurance
James Norman,
Head Of Insurance,
KPMG East Africa
Mr. Michel Chammas,
General Manager
BSynchro Sal
Kiereini Kirika,
Regional Director, East Africa,
Mark Greenwood,
International Director,
The Chartered Insurance Institute
Souvik Banerjea,
Senior Underwriter,
Susan Holliday,
Principal, Insurance Industry Specialist,
International Finance Corporation
Jane Cheng,
Principal Consultant, Strategy Consulting, Insights and Analytics
NMG Australia
Joab J. L. Osumba,
Technical Advisor - Climate Smart Agriculture,
Matrix Development Consultants
Indranil Dey,
Founder & CEO
Private Health Advisory Group & myPersonalDoc
Moses Kuria
Finance Director
CarePay Limited
Malvern Chirume,
Chief Underwriting Officer,
Ms. Winnie Badiah,
Founder & CEO
GrassRoots Bima
Ibrahim Adetokumbo Onaleye

Jaiz Takaful Insurance
Matt Essieh,
President, Chief Executive Officer
EAI Information Systems
Lilian Makoi,
Founder / CEO
Edgepoint Digital Ltd (Jamii Africa)
Esther Muhindi,
Chief Executive Officer
Levites International Reinsurance Brokers Ltd.
Caroline Munene,
Managing Director & Principal Officer
AAR Insurance Kenya Ltd.
Sam Ncheeri,
Consolidated Insurance Brokers
Jerim Otieno
Group Managing Director - Life Business
UAP-Old Mutual Group
Patrick Sampao,
Business Development Officer,
ACRE Africa

  Keynote Speaker  
  Dr. Julius Kipng'etich,
Chief Executive Officer,
Uchumi Supermarkets Limited
Ahmednoor Abdi Mohamed,
Chief Executive Officer,
Amana Insurance Brokers Ltd
Edwin Abungu,
Co - Founder / C.E.O,
Chama Insurance Agency
Tughral A. T. Ali,
Head of Africa business,
Abdallah Ali Taib,
Managing Director,
Al-Ayn Insurance Agency
Marc Anley,
Partner, Risk Advisory Team,
Deloitte, South Africa
Wilson Anyira,
Chief Executive Officer,
Data Tech Africa Ltd
Akinyemi Awodumila,
Capital Markets and Accounting
Advisory (CMAAS),
PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited
Souvik Banerjea,
Senior Marketing Officer,
African Trade Insurance Agency
Tom Dienya,
Principal Agricultural Officer, Ministry of Agriculture,
Livestock & Fisheries State Department of Agriculture
Harish Gohil,
Managing Director, Global
Fitch Ratings, London
Constantinos Hadjigeorgiou,
Head of Planning and Performance Management,
Trust Re
Ben Kajwang,
Director / CEO,
College of Insurance Nairobi
Mercy Kiana,
General Manager, Operations
Kenya Orient Insurance Limited
Makori Livingstone,
Regional Manager Bancassurance (AG.),
KBC Bank Group
Cynthia Makau Mutua,
Manager Assurance,
Esther Muhindi,
Chief Executive Officer,
Levites International Reinsurance
Brokers Ltd
Stephen Muia,
Financial Consultant,
Faster Capital
Samuel Mwangi,
MD / Principal Officer,
Probity Insurance Agency
Washington Ndegea,
Bima Intermediaries Association
of Kenya (BIAK)
Myra Nderi,
General Manager, Operations
Ligen Insurance Agencies
Rachel Ndungu,
Head of Agency - General Business,
Jubilee Insurance
Lucy Njiru,
Principal Officer,
Skylark Africa Insurance Broker
Lawrence Njore,
Broking Manager East &
Central Africa,
APEX Insurance
James Norman,
Head Of Insurance,
KPMG, Kenya
George Odera,
Associate Actuary,
Madison insurance, Kenya
Eric Otieno,
ECB Insurance Brokers,
Equatorial Commercial Bank
Richard Oyare,
Director and Partner,
WillWays Limited
Gauri Shah,
PricewaterhouseCoopers Limited
Tom Sitati,
Brand Integrated Consulting LLP
Azim Tharani,
Managing Director,
Gold Star Insurance Company Limited
Daniel Van Der Merwe,
Group Executive - Coporate Affairs, BUPHE
Catherine Waiyaki,
General Manager,
Wes & Cate Insurance Agency
James Wambugu,
Group Managing Director,
UAP Old Mutual Group
Peter Wangari,
Director / Principal Officer,
Monroe Insurance Agency
Latif Wekesa,
Senior Technical Broker,
Alexander Forbes Risk & Insurance Broker
Previous Speakers at AIRC 2015
Elvis Ackel,
Chief Executive Officer,
Citadel Micro Insurance EA Agency LTD
James de Labilliere,
Head of War, Terrorism and Political Violence,
Bernard Dulo,
Financial Lines Manager,
Jacob Gathecha,
Partner in Audit, Kenya,
Peter Gross,
Regional Director, Africa,
Ben Kajwang,
College of Insurance
Kenneth Kaniu,
Chief Investment Officer: East Africa, Stanlib
Ezekiel Macharia,
Group Head of Actuarial services,
Jubilee Insurance
Wilmot Magopeni,
General Manager Life | WIMI Africa,
Barclays Africa
Zawadi Mudibo,
Business News Reporter,
Fountain Media Group
Justus Mutiga,
Chief Executive Officer,
ICEA Lion Life Assurance Company Ltd
Sam Ncheeri,
Chief Executive Officer,
Eagle Africa Insurance Brokers Limited
Antony Nzamu,
Senior Manager,
Reginald Okumu,
Ark Consultants Limited
Zack Oloo,
Chief Executive Officer,
Shivani Padayachy FASSA,
Strategic and Technical Advisor,
Alexander Forbes
Mark Ruegg,
Founder and CEO,
Vincent Vandendael,
Director - Lloyd's Global Markets,
Michael Vryenhoek FASSA CERA,
Senior Actuarial Consultant,
Alexander Forbes
Fred Waswa,
Chief Executive Officer,
Octagon Pension Services
Nick Wells,
Senior Client Manager,
Swiss Re Life and Health Africa Limited