The African Insurance Organisation (AIO) has appointed the Chairman of Nigeria Insurers Association (NIA) and Managing Director, NEM Insurance Plc, Mr Tope Smart has the Vice President of the Organisation.Â
The appointment which took place at the just concluded AIO conferenceÂ at the end of its 46th Conference and General Assembly which held in Johannesburg, South Africa from the 8th â€“ 13th June, 2019.
Smart took over fromÂ Mrs. Delphine TraorÃ©, Regional Chief Operating Officer Allianz Africa who was appointed AIO President at the end of the Assembly.
This is coming following Nigeriaâ€™s acceptance to host the conference next year, 2020.
In his acceptance speech, Smart assured members of the AIO of an effective and efficient work relationship.
He disclosed thatÂ the hosting by Nigeria has the full backing of the Federal Government.