Group Chief Executive Officer (GCEO)
Tom is the Group chief executive officer of CIC Insurance group. Tom has an MBA in Strategic Management and holds a BSc in Civil Engineering from the University of Nairobi. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) as well as the Institute of Certified Public Secretaries CPS (K)
Tom is a fellow member of ICPAK and a Fellow member of the Kenya Institute of Management. He has served as the Deputy Chairman of the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI) and the Chairman of its Life Insurance Council. Tom also sits in the Life Insurance Committee of the African Insurance Organization (AIO) and is a Member of the Institute of Directors. In 2012 he won the coveted CEO of the Year Award in the prestigious COYA awards.He started his career with Price Waterhouse Nairobi in 1991 before moving to Price Waterhouse London from 1992 to 1997 in the firm's Assurance and Business Advisory Services line specializing in financial services sector. He has worked with British American Insurance where he rose to the position of Finance Director. Before joining CIC, Tom was the Chief Executive of Pan Africa Insurance Holdings Limited and its subsidiaries.Chief Finance OfficerMr George Wafula (42 years) is the Group chief Finance Officer of CIC Insurance Group. George has an MBA in Strategic management from Strathmore Business School and holds a degree in Business Administration from USIU. George also has a certificate – Doing Business in a Globalized Environment from IESE Business School, Spain. He is a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya as well as ACMA (Association of Chartered Management Accountants). Before Joining CIC Insurance Group, George had over 20 years’ experience in various capacities in FMCG at Unilever, Telecoms at Airtel and Insurance at Kenindia Assurance.Managing Director CIC General Insurance LtdElijah is the Managing Director General Insurance. He holds an MBA in Strategy and Marketing from the University of Nairobi and a Bachelor of Arts from Egerton University. He is a member of Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) of London and Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK). He has a wealth of experience in general insurance business in both Kenya and the East African Region. He is specialized in strategy formulation and implementation. Elijah joined CIC in 2015.Managing Director CIC Life Assurance LtdEzekiel holds an MBA in Strategic Business Management from Strathmore Business School and has a degree in Arts – Government and public Administration from Moi University. He is a qualified member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing – UK (MCIM – UK), Retail Banking Academy- UK and holds a Certificate of Proficiency in Insurance from the college of insurance. He is also a member of the Marketing Society of Kenya (MSK). Ezekiel has over 16 years’ experience in the financial services industry including banking and insurance. He joined CIC in September 2015.Managing Director CIC Asset ManagementStanley is the Managing Director CIC Asset Management. He holds an MBA (Double Major) in Finance and strategic Management and a B Com (Double Major) in Business Administration, Management and Marketing. Professionally, Mr. Mutua has a CPA, CIM and Capital Market Specialist Training - INTERFIMA and is currently undertaking his CFA qualification. Mr. Stanley has over 20 years work experience in the financial services industry having worked for Old Mutual Kenya and Jubilee insurance. He has worked in CIC for the last 6 years.Managing Director CIC PSVMr. Japheth Omare graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (B. Comm) – Insurance Option, from the University of Nairobi. In addition, Mr. Omare has done the Advanced Diploma in Insurance – Associate of the Chartered Institute of Insurers (ACII). Professionally, he is an Associate of Chartered Insurance Institute, London and currently holds Certified Public Accountant Part II. Japheth has over 14 years’ experience in the Insurance Industry. He joined CIC in Feb 2015 the position Managing Director of the CIC PSV business.Managing Director - UgandaZipporah is the Managing Director, CIC Africa (U) Ltd Zipporah has a Master of Science in Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (USA), a Bachelor of Commerce (Insurance) University of Nairobi, and a Post Graduate-Advanced Management Program (AMP) Strathmore - Nairobi & IESE Business School Spain. She is a Chartered Insurer from Chartered Insurance Institute, London, UK, an Associate Risk Manager from Risk Management Institute, London, UK., and Associate from Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, London UK. Before joining CIC Insurance, Zipporah worked with UAP Uganda as the Managing Director for UAP Insurance, UAP Properties, and a Director of UAP Financial Services. Prior to her assignment at UAP, she was the Country CEO for Jubilee Insurance Tanzania Zipporah has exposure of over 23 years’ financial services experience in the Kenya, Uganda, and Tanzania markets, managing Country Business Score Cards.Managing Director CIC Africa – South SudanMr. Mugo 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 special focus on Strategy and Marketing. He is also a Certified Trainer with the Centre for Corporate Governance – Kenya, and is an ardent advocate for the application of best practice in Corporate Governance within our institutions and business enterprises. He is a member of the Institute of Directors of Kenya and the institute of Customer Service of Kenya. He serves in the board of United Missions International, an organization focusing on mentorship of young people in Kenya, with chapters in 12 campuses. Mr. Mugo joined CIC Group in 2003 as an Agency Manager and has a total of 20 years’ 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.Managing Director CIC Africa - MalawiMurigih is the Managing Director, CIC – Africa Co-operatives Insurance Limited in Malawi. He holds a Diploma in Business Management from the University of Nairobi. He also holds a Certificate in Corporate Governance from Centre for Corporate Governance, Kenya. He is a seasoned and dynamic management professional and a skilful negotiator with over 35 years of quality work experience acquired in challenging roles with leading Insurance Companies in Kenya. He has served in several Technical Committees of the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI). Mr Murigih joined CIC in April, 2006.Group General Manager Corporate & Company Secretarial ServicesMs. Odongo is the Group Company Secretary/Chief Legal Services. She is an Advocate of the High Court of Kenya holding a Bachelor of Laws (“LLB”) Degree from the University of Liverpool and a Master of Business Administration (“MBA”) from Salford University in the United Kingdom. Professionally Ms. Odongo is a Certified Public Secretaries [“CPS(K)”]. She holds a Post Graduate Diploma from the Kenya School of Law and has 13 years of experience in various capacities and industries ranging from Audit, Banking and Finance, Insurance and Legal. She is also a member of the Institute of Directors Kenya.Group Chief Internal Auditor
Mr. Luvai is the Group Chief Internal Auditor. A multidisciplinary leader wearing multiple hats, Mr. Luvai is a Certified Public Accountant (“CPA (K)”) and a member of the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Kenya (“ICPAK”). He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Marketing) from the University of Nairobi and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree with a concentration in Employee Relations/Organisational Behaviour from the University of Leicester (UK). This mixed background allows him to look at company operations at a wide scale, providing solutions from a business strategy perspective while seeking to enhance the effectiveness of governance, risk management and control processes.
Prior to joining CIC in 2008, Mr. Luvai worked for Deloitte in the Audit & Assurance Division, obtaining extensive experience in auditing a wide variety of international and local organisations drawn from both the private and public sectors. Prior to joining Deloitte, Mr. Luvai had a stint in the oil and gas industry working in the Finance Department of Dalbit Petroleum Limited.Group Chief Information OfficerHenry is a graduate of Institute for the Management of Information Systems (IMIS) Kent and is currently pursuing his MSc Information Technology Management at University of Sunderland. He is certified in Project Management, Information Security & Performance Management. Henry has 14 years’ experience in ICT both within Kenya and the East African region. He joined CIC in September 2015.Group Risk and Compliance ManagerMs. Robi is the Group Risk and Compliance Manager. 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 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.General Manager – Strategy and MarketingMr. Kamiri is the General Manager – Strategy & Marketing. He holds Bachelor of Commerce (B. Comm)-Insurance Option from the University of Nairobi. He has a Diploma in Insurance (ACII, 2004) and a Diploma in Insurance (AIIK, 2005). 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 22 years’ experience in the Insurance Industry gained from Cannon, Blue Shield, Pan African, BRITAM, APA and UAP. Mr. Kamiri joined CIC in June 2014.Group Human Resources ManagerMrs. Oyugi is the Group Human Resources Manager. She holds a Bachelor of Education Degree from University of Nairobi, Executive MBA (specializing in HRM) from Moi University and a Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management from Kenya Institute of Management. She has undertaken several trainings both locally and internationally. She has over 17 years of work experience in various capacities ranging from NGO, Insurance and Energy sector. The most recent role prior to joining CIC, Mrs Oyugi was the Head of HR & Administration –where she was a member of the Senior Management Team and the Secretary to the HR Board Committee. She is a Full Member of the Institute of Human Resource Management (IHRM). Mrs Oyugi joined CIC in 2013.Group General Manager Co-operative BusinessMr. Nyakenogo is the General Manager – Co-Operatives. He holds a Bachelors of Commerce from Egerton University and Masters in Business Administration from Mount Kenya University. He has a Diploma in Co-operative management from the Co-operative college of Kenya and a certificate in Corporate Governance from Centre for Corporate Governance. He joined CIC in 1999.General Manager MedicalRuoro is the General Manager - Medical business. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics & Physics from The University of Nairobi. Fred holds a Diploma in Management Accounting from Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA). He also attended several Leadership and management programs, which include; Program for Management Development at Strathmore University, Accelerated Leadership Program at Centre for Creative Leadership – SA and Managing for results at Strathmore University among many others. He joined CIC in 2016.