CIC General Insurance Limited was incorporated on 29th July 2009 as a wholly owned subsidiary of CIC Insurance Group Plc in compliance with Insurance Regulatory Authority (IRA) directive of separating business of life and general. It was duly registered on 27th November 2012.

Mr. Edwin Otieno
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Edwin Otieno

FRED-RUORO
Managing Director

Fred Ruoro

Peter-Kipkirui-Nyigei

Mr. Peter Nyigei

Nelson-Kuri
Independent Non- Executive Director

Dr. Nelson Kuria

PATRICK-NYAGA
Group Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Patrick Nyaga

Mr. Joseph Gatuni
Non- Executive Director, Co-operative Bank of Kenya

Mr. Joseph Gatuni

Ms. Judith Oluoch
Independent Non-Executive Director

Ms. Judith Oluoch

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Edwin Otieno

Mr. Edwin Otieno Joseph aged 63, Joined the Board 2012. He is a Non-Executive Director and Chairman of the Board since 2012.

Managing Director

Fred Ruoro

Mr. Fred Ruoro is the Managing Director – CIC General Insurance Limited. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics & Physics from The University of Nairobi. In addition, he is a senior Certified Insurance Professional from the Australian & New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance and is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute. Fred holds a Diploma in Management Accounting from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). He is a member of good standing of the Insurance Institute of Kenya (IIK).

Mr. Peter Nyigei

Mr. Peter Kipkirui Nyigei aged 67, is the Director representing Rift Valley Region-based societies and is the secretary of Sinendet Tea Multipurpose Society. Further, he is a Director of Imarisha SACCO. Mr.Kipkirui is a retired teacher and principal who at one time served as a Programme Officer and a trainer in Early Childhood Education in Bomet, Nakuru, Baringo, and Kericho Counties. The Director has undergone General Insurance Business training and is a member of the Institute of Director.

Independent Non- Executive Director

Dr. Nelson Kuria

Dr. Nelson Kuria aged 67, Joined the Board in the year 2020 as an Independent Non- Executive Director. He holds a BA in Economics, MA in Leadership studies and an Executive Leadership training from Stanford Business School. The Director has 36 years of experience in development finance and insurance. He entered the insurance industry in 1982 through Kenya National Assurance Company as an assistant Manager in charge of Research and rose to the position of Chief Manager General Insurance Division and later also served as the General Manager in Gateway insurance Company. He was the CIC Insurance Group CEO from 2011 to 2015. Dr. Kuria is currently the Chairman of Smep Microfinance, Enwealth Financial Service and African International University Council. He is also a Board Member of Kenyatta National Hospital, Habitat for Humanity and Kenya Society of Professional Co-operators

Group Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Patrick Nyaga

Mr. Patrick Nyaga is the Group Chief Executive Officer. He holds a master of Business Administration from Strathmore Business School and a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Public Accountant (K) and a member of ICPAK. Mr. Nyaga has over 29 years of working experience mainly in banking and auditing. He has worked in various senior positions in banking. Prior to joining CIC Group Ltd, he was the Group Finance and Strategy Director- at Cooperative Bank of Kenya Limited.

He previously worked at Barclays Bank now (ABSA) as the Regional Head of Assurance and at KPMG (EA), with the main focus being the audit of financial institutions in Kenya and the region. He is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya and has undertaken training in several Corporate Governance courses including in Insurance Business.

Non- Executive Director, Co-operative Bank of Kenya

Mr. Joseph Gatuni

Mr. Joseph Gatuni aged 49, Joined the Board in the year 2020 as an Non- Executive Director representing Co-operative bank of Kenya. Mr. Gatuni is certified public accountant with over 25 years of professional experience in all fields of external and internal Audit, Consultancy, Financial planning, and analysis, business process improvement, Risk Management and Compliance. He is the current Group Chief Internal Auditor for Cooperative Back of Kenya. He has also worked as an internal Auditor for NAS Group of companies and Ernst and Young auditing various firms in Kenya. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting Option) and is also a Certified Quality Assessor by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA), The Director is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya.

Independent Non-Executive Director

Ms. Judith Oluoch

Ms. Judith Oluoch aged 51years, joined CIC General Insurance Board in January 2016 as an Independent Non-Executive Director. She has a Bachelor of Education from Moi University, MBA from Kenyatta University, Board Competence – Female Futures (Oslo and Akershus University), Certified Human Resource Professional (CHRP III), and Higher National Diploma in Human Resource Management. She has over twenty years of experience in Academia, Institutional Development, Corporate Governance and Human Resource in various organizations.

She previously worked for Centre in Corporate Governance as Training and Education Manager, Lecturer Kenyatta University, Kenya Polytechnic (currently Technical University of Kenya). Currently she is the Head of Business Development at Civil Society Urban Development Platform (CSUDP) and an independent consultant in corporate governance and human resource. She is a member of Kenya Institute of Directors Kenya and Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM)

FRED-RUORO
Managing Director

Fred Ruoro

Philip-kimani
Group Chief Financial Officer

Philip Kimani

MICHAEL-MUGO
General Manager Branch Distribution

Michael Mugo

Kange McDonald
General Manager - Medical

Kang’e N. McDonald

Dickson Ireri
General Manager - Operations

Dickson Ireri

Henry Njerenga
General Manager Nairobi Metropolis

Henry Njerenga

JOSEPH-KAMIRI
General Manager Marketing & Customer Experience

Joseph Kamiri

Faith Muriungi
Senior Manager – Underwriting

Faith Muriungi

Grace Mundu
General Manager - Sales

Grace Mundu

Mwenda Itumbiri
Human Resource Business Partner

Mwenda P. Itumbiri

SUSAN-ROBI
Group Risk and Compliance Manager

Susan Robi

SALOME-NDEGWA
Group Actuary

Salome Ndegwa

Florence Kimani
ICT Manager

Florence Kimani

Edel Marmbu
Sales Manager

Edel Njeri Marambu

Tabitha Kihanya
General Manager - Alternative Channels

Tabitha Kihanya

Joseph Ngige
Sales Manager

Joseph Ngige

Mary Wanga
Company Secretary

Mary Wanga

Managing Director

Fred Ruoro

Mr. Fred Ruoro is the Managing Director – CIC General Insurance Limited. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics & Physics from The University of Nairobi. In addition, he is a senior Certified Insurance Professional from the Australian & New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance and is a Fellow of the Life Management Institute. Fred holds a Diploma in Management Accounting from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA). He is a member of good standing of the Insurance Institute of Kenya (IIK).

Group Chief Financial Officer

Philip Kimani

Philip holds a Master of Science in Professional Accountancy from University of London and Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Accounting. He is a Certified Accountant and Member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants. Philip has over seventeen years of experience mainly in the Insurance Sector. Prior to joining CIC Group, he was the Chief Finance Officer & Principal Officer for Jubilee Insurance Company. He previously held Senior Management roles at Resolution Insurance, WPP Scan group and PricewaterhouseCoopers where he began his career. He has a wealth of experience in Strategic planning, Investment management, Financial and Risk Management.

General Manager Branch Distribution

Michael Mugo

Mr. Michael Mugo joined the Group in 2003 as an Agency Manager in Ordinary life. He has a total of 25 years of experience in the Insurance industry. He has served the organization in various senior capacities including Sales Management, Corporate Affairs, and Communication, Marketing, and Strategy. He has undergone extensive training in the areas of leadership, governance, and strategic management. He is the immediate former MD, CIC Africa (South Sudan), and played a prime role in the establishment of the subsidiary in South Sudan. Michael is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program (AMP) from Strathmore Business School, Lagos Business School, and IESE, Barcelona. He holds an MBA degree from JKUAT with a special focus on Strategy and Marketing. He is a Bed (Econ & Geog) graduate of Moi University. He has extensive training and experience in institutions and business enterprises. He is a member of the Institute Of Directors of Kenya and the Institute of Customer Service of Kenya. He effectively communicates direction, commits people to action, inspires vision and ownership of projects, and conveys complex information in easily understood formats.

General Manager - Medical

Kang’e N. McDonald

McDonald holds a Master’s Degree (Msc) in Finance and Investments, a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting, a post graduate Diploma from the Kenya Institute of Management and various professional qualifications including Certified Credit Professional (CCP) and Certified Secretary (CS) and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA). He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants (ICPAK). He is also a graduate of the Management Advancement Program from the University of Witwatersrand (SA) and is a researcher on transient advantages and dynamic capabilities in relation to business performance. Kang’e has a wealth of experience in various sectors including insurance and healthcare delivery, NGO management as well as in the consulting services

General Manager - Operations

Dickson Ireri

Dickson holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounts Option) and a Masters of Business Administration (MBA). He is also an associate of Insurance Institute of Kenya (AIIK). Dickson is the Convenor of the Accident Technical Committee and a member of General Accident Council at the Association of Kenya Insurers(AKI). Mr. Ireri has been in the insurance industry for 28 years. He joined CIC in 1992.

General Manager Nairobi Metropolis

Henry Njerenga

Henry has over 25 years of experience working in the insurance sector in various fields such as Underwriting, Sales, Marketing and Customer Service. Henry has implemented for CIC Group the Customer Satisfaction Index (CSI) which has brought significant improvements in customer care operations. He is a graduate of The Management University of Africa (MUA) – Executive Bachelors of Business Management (EBBM). He holds a Diploma in Marketing Management (DMM) from the Kenya Institute of Management in addition to various programs attended over time including in the corporate governance area. He is also a full member of good standing of KIM holding title MKIM. He is a member of Audit Risk & Governance committee of KIM and have served in the National Council including other committees of the board for over ten years.

General Manager Marketing & Customer Experience

Joseph Kamiri

Mr. Joseph Kamiri is the General Manager Marketing & Customer Experience. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce – Insurance Option from the University of Nairobi. He’s an Associate Member of the Insurance Institute of Kenya (AIIK) and an Associate Member of the Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). He holds an MBA (Marketing) from the University of Nairobi. In addition, Mr. Kamiri has done the Advanced Management Program (AMP), from IESE Business School, Spain & Strathmore Business School, Kenya, and has attended Negotiation, Mediation & Arbitration training from the International Law Institute (George Washington University-USA). Mr. Kamiri has over 25 years experience in the Insurance business in both Kenya and the Global Emerging Markets. He joined CIC in 2014.

Senior Manager – Underwriting

Faith Muriungi

Faith holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Insurance Option). She also has a Diploma in Insurance (ACII). Ms. Muriungi has over 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry. She joined CIC in 2015.

General Manager - Sales

Grace Mundu

Grace holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration (Strategic Management) from Daystar University and B.com (Insurance Option) from UON. She is a Fellow of the Insurance Institute of Kenya – FIIK and an Associate of the same Institute (AIIK). Mrs. Mundu is highly skilled in insurance and marketing with over 24 years’ experience in the insurance industry. She joined CIC in 1998 and has served in various capacities culminating to the current position.

Human Resource Business Partner

Mwenda P. Itumbiri

Mwenda holds a Bachelor of Science Degree (Biochemistry) from Egerton University, a Master of Business Administration, MBA (Human Resource Management) from the University of Nairobi, a Higher Diploma in Human Resource Management from the Kenya Institute of Management, KIM and Diploma in Insurance from the College of Insurance. Mr. Mwenda is also a Certified Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor with over 18 years Leadership and Management experience, 14 of which have been in Strategic HR Leadership. He is a full member of the Institute of Human Resource Management, MIHRM, the Kenya Institute of Management, MKIM, Insurance Institute of Kenya, AIIK and the Institute of Directors, Kenya, IOD. Mr. Mwenda has been in the insurance industry for the last 7 years. He joined CIC Insurance Group in 2012.

Group Risk and Compliance Manager

Susan Robi

Ms. Susan Robi is the General Manager of Risk and Compliance. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya holding a Bachelor of Laws (“LLB”) Degree from the Makerere University and a Masters in Law and Finance from Goethe University (Institute of law and Finance) in Frankfurt Germany. Professionally Ms. Robi holds a Post Graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law and has over 10 years of experience in various capacities and industries ranging from both Local and International Law Practice, Insurance, Finance, and Risk Management. Ms. Robi joined CIC in 2011.

Group Actuary

Salome Ndegwa

Ms. Salome Ndegwa is the Actuarial Manager. She holds a BSc (Hons) in Actuarial Science, Masters in Economics (Econometrics) and is a Fellow of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA) in the UK. Salome also holds certificates in Financial Econometrics, Mathematical Finance and New Managers Leadership Program from Strathmore Business School. She is also a member of The Actuarial Society of Kenya (TASK). Salome joined CIC Insurance Group in 2014.

ICT Manager

Florence Kimani

Florence holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree in Strategic Management from Daystar University, a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Management Science) from UON and a Higher Diploma in Information Technology. She has also attained Professional Certification in Oracle (OCP), Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) and Project Management (PRINCE2). She has undergone through the Corporate Governance Training Course at the Centre for Corporate Governance. Mrs. Kimani has over 20 years’ experience in the insurance industry. She joined CIC in 1994. She is a member of The Computer Society of Kenya (CSK).

Sales Manager

Edel Njeri Marambu

Edel  holds a Bachelor’s of Commerce degree. She is an Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute (ACII). Ms. Marambu has over 22 years’ experience in the insurance industry. She joined CIC in 2001.

General Manager - Alternative Channels

Tabitha Kihanya

Tabitha has over 10 years work experience in various capacities within the Banking and Insurance industry. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management from Moi University, and a Diploma in Insurance from College of Insurance – (AIIK). Tabitha is a member of Insurance Institute of Kenya (IIK).

Sales Manager

Joseph Ngige

Joseph holds a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) in Global Business & Sustainability and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration. He has also attained professional qualification as an Associate, Life Management Institute (ALMI). He is a member of Insurance Institute of Kenya (IIK). Mr. Ngige has over 22 years’ experience in the insurance industry. He joined CIC in 2011.

Company Secretary

Mary Wanga

Ms. Wanga is the Company Secretary and an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya with over 24 years’ experience both as a practicing and corporate lawyer. She joined CIC Group Plc in 2008. Ms. Wanga is a Certified Public Secretary CPS (K) and holds a Bachelor Degree in Law, Bachelor of Social Legislation and Post Graduate Diploma in Kenya Laws and Diploma in Insurance (AIIK). She is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya, An Associate member of Insurance Institute of Kenya and Convenor of Legal Affairs and Professional Standards Committee, Law Society of Kenya, ACIArb, ICPSK and Women on Boards Network (WOBN).

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