Anchor Insurance Company Ltd., a general underwriting Insurance firm in Nigeria has offcially unvieled Mr. Augustine Osegha Ebose, the erstwhile Executive Director, Marketing as the new Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the firm.
Mr. Augustine is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Anchor Insurance Company Limited. Prior to his as Managing Director, he was the Executive Director, Business Development and Marketing overseeing the entire marketing chains of the company.
Austin is a graduate of Delta State University, Abraka and University of Ado-Ekiti, Ado-Ekiti where he obtained B.Sc (Economic) and MBA (Business Administration) respectively. He also holds a Doctorate Degree in Business Management from University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK awaiting formal graduation.
He started his working career with Erikana Nigeria Limited in 2000 as a Marketing Officer overseeing sales and marketing which cover sales analysis, collection of cash and issuing of receipts as well as client relationship/servicing.
Mr. Austin started his sojourn in the Insurance Industry with Alliance & General Insurance Company Limited in 2001 as a Marketing Executive and rose to the position of a Branch Manager due to his productive contributions to the growth of the company. In 2004 he moved over to Capital Express General Insurance Company Limited as a Business Development Manager, (Public Sector & Energy) identifying and developing strategies that deepened the Company’s market share in that sector.
Prior to joining Anchor Insurance Company Limited, Mr. Austin also worked with Standard Alliance Insurance Plc where he garnered extensive experience and created a niche for himself in the business. He started as Deputy Manager/Group Head, Public Sector in 2006 and was promoted to Manager (Public Sector/Energy & Telecoms) in 2007 and saddled with the responsibility of starting and developing the Public Sector Group to enviable level and identifying business opportunities for the company.
In the same year 2007, he was again promoted Principal Manager/Divisional Head, (Public Sector/Energy & Telecoms) due to his knack for success and achieving set targets with the added function of formulating corporate and product development.
From 2008 when he was promoted to Assistant General Manager/Divisional Head, (Public Sector/Energy & Telecoms), Mr. Osegha rose to the position of General Manager/Divisional Head overseeing Public Sector, Brokers Marketing and Emerging Markets with credible results and expansion of these portfolios before he left the service of the company in 2016.
Mr. Austin is a member of several professional associations including Chartered Insurance Institute of Nigeria (CIIN) and has attended courses and seminars locally and overseas. He is happily married with children.
In the same vein, the Company has announced the relocation of their corporate offices from No. 5A, Ayo Jagun Street, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos State, Nigeria to Plot 21, Ahmed Onibudo Street, Victoria Island, Lagos State, Nigeria.