Group Chief Executive
Mr. Bashir has held key Executive positions over the last 18 years in the Insurance and Technology sectors in the East Africa Region. He has also been involved in higher education and has taught at the United States International. He is a member of the Board of directors of the association of Kenya Insurers (AKI) and Chairs the Ethics and Self-Regulation Committee of the AKI board. He is a mentor, an Educator and an Entrepreneur. Mr. Bashir holds BSc International Business (IBA) USIU San Diego and MBA (Marketing) from USIU, Nairobi
OMAR HAJI HUSSAIN
Omar holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, specializing in Finance from the University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. Post graduate Diploma in Islamic Banking and Insurance from Institute of Islamic banking and Insurance (London), MBA in Human Resources Management from Iqra University, Islambad MBA in Islamic Banking and Finance from CIBE Lahore, and his currently pursuing a PHd in Takaful (Islamic Insurance) UK. Omar has attended numerous courses locally and abroad on Banking, Finance, Insurance, Customer Care, New product development, Human resources development, Change management and leadership. Omar is a member of the board of directors of different institutions and Chairman of Omer Hashi group of companies. He has held key executive positions over the last 12 years in the financial services sector in the Horn of Africa region. He has also been involved in higher education and has taught at Gollis University (Hargeisa) since the year 2006.
ABDIKARIM AHMED GAS
CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
Mr. Ahmed Gas has over 4 years work experience mainly insurance and banking sectors. He holds a bachelor of Finance degree from university of industry Selangor, Malaysia, and Chartered Islamic Finance Professional degree specializing Islamic finance from The International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance, Malaysia.
NIMCAN ABDI ALI
General Manager HR & Admin
Mr. Nimcan holds a Master of Business Administration degree in strategic Management from IIUM Malaysia. He was a faculty Dean and Human Resource Manager for the Vice President of Somaliland Universities. Within the last decade Nimcan has been fortunate to have served in various capacities in his career. He has also been involved in development of education, sports, culture, social development and voluntary work. He currently resides in Hargeisa, Somaliland.
Mr. Mohamed has been involved with Takaful since the inception of the Company. He has attended numerous training on Takaful operations, Islamic Finance and Management including a one month comprehensive training at Amana Takaful Insurance in Sri Lanka, IFSB Workshops in Dubai and ICMIF Trainings in the UK and Nairobi. Abass is a Certified Takaful Professional and holds a Bachelors in Actuarial Science from JKUAT, post graduate Diploma in Islamic banking and Insurance from the institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance (London) and is to graduate from his masters from United States International University- Africa in 2017.
MOHAMMAD MASUDUZZAMAN KHAN
Claims & Underwriting Manager
Mr. Masud is a high-energy leader experienced in multi-unit regions of Life Insurance. He has 16 years hands on working experience on Life, Health & Disability Underwriting, Reinsurance, Customer Service, Claims Management, Product Development, Training and Group & Corporate Insurance in several Leading Life Insurance Companies in Bangladesh. He was the Trainer/Instructor of Bangladesh Insurance Association, Actuarial Society of Bangladesh. Mohammad has also completed qualification of “Certificate in Insurance” from CII (UK) and pursuing ACII from CII (UK). He is also achieved Certificate as a Trainer from CII (UK). Mohammad Masud holds B.Sc. (Hons.) and M.Sc. in Physics in 2001. He also holds M.Sc. in Actuarial Science in 2016. Mr. Masud completed MCSD (Microsoft Certified Solution Developer) and MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional). Mr. Masud has attained several Life & Health Insurance, Reinsurance, Micro Insurance, CSR, HR related Workshops, Seminars and Training Programs in Bangladesh and other Foreign Countries. He is a member of CII (UK), MII (Malaysia) and ALU (Academy of Life Underwriter, USA).
General Underwriter Technical
Mr. Wadah Al –Hakimi has a Bachelor of commerce degree, specializing in accounting from Sana’a University in Yemen. Certified Takaful professional from (CIBE) Lahore – Pakistan. Mr. Al-Hakimi has attended several training courses in insurance field in Egypt, Jordan Bahrain and Yemen). He has over 17 years of experience in the Insurance Sector.
Takaful is a type of Islamic insurance, where members contribute money into a pooling system in order to guarantee each other against loss or damage. Takaful-branded insurance is based on Sharia, Islamic religious law, and explains how it is the responsibility of individuals to cooperate and protect each other.