Head of Insurance
I am passionate about insurance and ensuring that no one is left behind when it comes to the management of risks.
I am currently the Head of Insurance at the Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT) in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. In this role I oversee the market facilitation initiatives and address market constraints in order to drive the penetration of Insurance in Tanzania to be accessible to more farmers, rural dwellers, women, youth and enterprises. This is in line with the overall financial inclusion agenda for the country.
My insurance career spans close to 16 years as a Senior Manager within two Insurance companies and as a Principal Officer within two Insurance agencies. I have experience in Bancassurance, General insurance, Health insurance and Life assurance and Microinsurance.
One of my key career accomplishments was in setting up a Microinsurance Agency in 2008 in Tanzania. I also takes credit for setting up departments at Heritage Insurance in Tanzania in 2005, Strategis Insurance Tanzania Limited in 2002 and Africa Online Limited in 2000 in Kenya.
In terms of qualifications, I have a Bachelors of Business Administration (BBA), Licentiate in Insurance and have attended specialised Insurance and Management related courses.